Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID533712
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateIL
CountyTazewell
LocalityLong Term Resource Monitoring Project site D5.RS
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMackinaw
HUC8 Number07130004
HUC10 NameLittle Mackinaw River-Mackinaw River
HUC10 Number0713000408
HUC12 NameHorseshoe Creek-Mackinaw River
HUC12 Number071300040808
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month10
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25768
Author:U.S. Geological Survey
Date:2011
Title:Mississippi River Long Term Resource Monitoring Program.
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected9


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/5/2021].

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