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Channa argus warpachowskii introduced to Uzbekistan (Syr Darya basin) from unknown
Date of introduction: 1961
Channa argus  - Snakehead

FAO Names
En - Snakehead, Fr - Poisson tête de serpent, Sp - Cabeza de serpiente.

Introduction Profile
Introducer : Unknown
Reasons of Introduction : 1) aquaculture
Introduction Features
Status of the introduced species in the wild : Established
The introduced species is established through : Natural reproduction
Aquaculture use : No Data
Reproduction in Aquaculture : No Data
Ecological effects : Probably none
Type of Ecological effects : No Data
Socioeconomic effects : Unknown
Type of Socioeconomic effects : No Data
Source of data : Questionnaire
Salikhov, TV and BG Kamilov,  .  .  J of Ichthyology, 35 (6), 61-71 p. (.) 
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