Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID902893
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateIA
CountyAdams
LocalityKemp Creek, Lake Icaria Dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNodaway
HUC8 Number10240010
HUC10 NameEast Nodaway River
HUC10 Number1024001001
HUC12 NameKemp Creek
HUC12 Number102400100106
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month9
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedmany


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/16/2021].

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