NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID630596
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Common NameBlack Carp
StateIL
CountyClinton
LocalityKaskasia River near Carlyle (~1 mile S of Hwy 50 bridge)
HUC8 NameMiddle Kaskaskia
HUC8 Number7140202
Map
Collection Day2
Collection Month5
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusunknown
CommentsWGL Carp DB 14-007-01. Diploid specimen.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size445 mm TL; 1.188 kg


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/25/2014].

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