Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID43802
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateTX
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid TypeState
Map
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Collection Year1975
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:360
Author:Howells, R.G.
Date:1992
Title:Annotated list of non-native fishes, mollusks, crustaceans, and aquatic plants, in Texas waters. Management Data Series No. 78.
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Pages:19 p.
CommentsImported leagally for experimental study and illegally by fish farmers and private individuals. Escapees collected at several locations, but no reproduction.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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