Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID775459
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateKY
CountyCarroll
LocalityKentucky River at RM546
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Kentucky
HUC8 Number05100205
HUC10 NameCedar Creek-Kentucky River
HUC10 Number0510020515
HUC12 NameWhites Run-Kentucky River
HUC12 Number051002051510
Map
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Collection Day16
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 Collected7


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/12/2021].

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