Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID547101
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateWA
CountyBenton
Localityponds (2) in Kennewick
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Columbia-Priest Rapids
HUC8 Number17020016
Map
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Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25882
Author:Loch, J.J., and S.A. Bonar
Date:1999
Title:Occurrence of grass carp in the lower Columbia and Snake rivers.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:128
Issue:2
Pages:374-379
CommentsThese ponds had unscreened outlets to the Columbia River.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/21/2021].

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