Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID47241
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateWY
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1362
Author:Hubert, W.
Date:1994
Title:Exotic fishes
Publisher:Wyoming Game and Fish Department
Pages:158-174
CommentsGeneralized location as "lakes, reservoirs, and ponds of lower elevation east of the Continental Divide in Wyoming". Introduced as a biological control for aquatic weeds.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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