Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID543532
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateSD
CountyBeadle
LocalityJames River in Huron
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle James
HUC8 Number10160006
HUC10 NameFoster Creek-James River
HUC10 Number1016000610
HUC12 NameCain Creek-James River
HUC12 Number101600061012
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25849
Author:Irons, K.
Date:2012
Title:Asian carp white paper survey to states.
Publisher:Illinois DNR
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year ClassYOY
Size6 in.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/16/2021].

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