Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID36202
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateMO
CountyCallaway
LocalityAuxvasse Creek, 2, 4, and 8 km from mouth
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Missouri-Moreau
HUC8 Number10300102
HUC10 NameAuxvasse Creek
HUC10 Number1030010215
HUC12 NameHalls Creek-Auxvasse Creek
HUC12 Number103001021510
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month5
Collection Year1987
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Commentsvolume of water filter=350 m3 research for MS thesis
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposal"Univ. of MO, Columbia"
VerifierDarrel Snyder, Colorado St Univ., Larval Fish Lab
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected167
Year Classlarvae
Size6.5-8 mm; avg 7.4 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/28/2021].

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