Ctenopharyngodon idella in Kenya
Point map (Ctenopharyngodon idella) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence introduced
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.
Comments

Introduced in 1969 from Japan into Kenya for aquaculture and weed control; uncertain if this species is established in the wild in Tana River and Athi River (Ref. 30558, Ref. 52331). Also Ref. 1739.

States/Provinces
States/Provinces Complete? No
National Checklist
Country information https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/ke.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Torres, Armi G.
Modified by Boden, Gert
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