Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix × nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix × nobilis
(Silver Carp × Bighead Carp)
Exotic Hybrid

Specimen ID775474
Speciesmolitrix × nobilis
Common NameSilver Carp × Bighead Carp
LocalityMississippi River Pool 18
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCopperas-Duck
HUC8 Number07080101
HUC10 NameMuscatine Slough-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0708010107
HUC12 NameBoston Bay-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number070801010705
Collection Day15
Collection Month4
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27139
Author:Mosel, K.
Title:Asian carp data in the upper Mississippi River, 2014.
Publisher:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
CommentsBoth male.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Number Collected2
Size1054-1100 mmTL; 13.61-14.97 kg


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/1/2024].

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