Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)

3 results for Mylopharyngodon piceus (Black Carp)
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Specimen IDCommon NameStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
164416 Black CarpARPrairieWhite River, R.M. 129, just north of DeVall's Bluff2005 08020301 Lower White-Bayou Des Arcestablished
242964 Black Carp (diploid)LAAvoyellesAtchafalaya/Red River2005 08040301 Lower Redestablished
749947 Black CarpLAConcordiaAtchafalaya River, approx. 3-miles downstream from the Old River Control Structure in southern Concordia Parish, approximately 2-miles from the mouth of Red River2005 08040301 Lower Redunknown

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/15/2021].

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