Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID775436
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateIN
CountyJefferson
LocalityIndian Kentucky Creek at [Ohio River] RM550
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSilver-Little Kentucky
HUC8 Number05140101
HUC10 NameIndian Kentuck Creek
HUC10 Number0514010102
HUC12 NameDoe Run-Indian Kentuck Creek
HUC12 Number051401010206
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month6
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26990
Author:Wilkes, P.
Date:2014
Title:Asian Carp tagging data in the Ohio River.
Publisher:Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources
Record TypeSpecimen
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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