NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID293317
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Common NameBlack Carp
StateTN
CountyDyer
LocalityMississippi River, at mouth of Obion River
HUC8 NameLower Mississippi-Memphis
HUC8 Number8010100
Map
Collection Day10
Collection Month12
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusunknown
CommentsSee voucher photo. Specimen not kept.
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/21/2014].

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