Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID902615
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateIN
CountyMarion
LocalityWhite River, oxbow in Southwesterway Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper White
HUC8 Number05120201
HUC10 NamePleasant Run-White River
HUC10 Number0512020112
HUC12 NameDollar Hide Creek-White River
HUC12 Number051202011205
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month10
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsReported to Indiana DNR for verification and reporting
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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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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