Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID749914
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateKY
CountyBath
LocalityLicking River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLicking
HUC8 Number05100101
HUC10 NameFox Creek-Licking River
HUC10 Number0510010108
HUC12 NameIndian Creek-Licking River
HUC12 Number051001010802
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month6
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsIdentified from photo sent to KDWFR.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/27/2022].

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