Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID775439
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateKY
CountyCarroll
LocalityOhio River at RM546
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSilver-Little Kentucky
HUC8 Number05140101
HUC10 NameCorn Creek-Ohio River
HUC10 Number0514010103
HUC12 NameLocust Creek-Ohio River
HUC12 Number051401010301
Map
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Collection Day17
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
CommentsFish in this sample were tagged
Record TypeSpecimen
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected9


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2021].

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