Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID546549
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateNE
CountyLancaster
LocalityMiddle Creek, plunge pool below Pawnee Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSalt
HUC8 Number10200203
HUC10 NameMiddle Creek
HUC10 Number1020020302
HUC12 NamePawnee Lake-Middle Creek
HUC12 Number102002030202
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month7
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16152
Author:Schainost, S.
Date:2005
Title:Exotic fish distributions in Nebraska.
Journal:(unpublished data)
CommentsOriginal note from dataset: "SCP #96-53"
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/19/2022].

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