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ANS in Oklahoma

Bighead Carp

Silver Carp

Harris Mud Crab


White Perch

Zebra Mussels


Yellow Floating Heart

Prohibited Species List

Importing into the state or possession of the following exotic species or their eggs in Oklahoma is illegal:

  • Alewives
  • Australian Red Claw (Crayfish)
  • Bighead Carp
  • Black Carp
  • Blueback Herring
  • Boney-Tongue Fishes
  • Electric Catfish
  • Electric Eel
  • Freshwater Stingray
  • Pike Killifish
  • Houri
  • Parasitic South American Catfish
  • Pavon or Peacock Bass
  • Piranha
  • Rainbow Smelt
  • Rudd and Rudd Hybrids
  • Silver Carp
  • Snakehead
  • Walking Catfish

Disclaimer: For a complete list of the common and scientific names of species that are illegal to import into the state or possess in Oklahoma please refer to Title 800 Chapter 20.