Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID43080
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateTN
CountyHaywood
LocalityHatchie River near Chapman Landing (near Brownsville)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Hatchie
HUC8 Number08010208
HUC10 NameHatchie River
HUC10 Number0801020805
HUC12 NameHatchie River-Hart Lakes
HUC12 Number080102080509
Map
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Collection Month4
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Commentsphoto
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierSteve Henderson, TWRA; photo in paper verified by
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size6 lbs


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/16/2022].

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