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Main Title Black carp : biological synopsis and risk assessment of an introduced fish /
Author Nico, Leo G.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Williams, James D.
Jelks, Howard L.,
Publisher American Fisheries Society,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 60848945
ISBN 1888569689; 9781888569681
Subjects Black carp. ; Black carp--United States. ; Introduced fishes--United States.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  QL638.C94N53 2005 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/27/2011
Collation xx, 337 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-316) and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Methods -- Taxonomy, synonymy, and common names -- Description and distinguishing characteristics -- Native geographic distribution -- Biology and natural history -- Diet and gape size -- Associated diseases and parasites -- History of use and culture -- History and status of introduced populations outside the United States -- Introduction of black carp into the United States -- Digeneans : snail-borne parasites of concern to aquaculture -- Control of mollusks : use of black carp and alternatives -- Native mollusks and black carp -- Potential geographic range -- Risk assessment process -- Overview -- Appendix 1. Scientific and common names of fishes -- Appendix 2. Food consumed by black carp -- Appendix 3. Dimensions of bivalves of the midwestern United States -- Appendix 4. Water temperature data.