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The Nonindigenous Occurrences section of the NAS species profiles has a new structure. The section is now dynamically updated from the NAS database to ensure that it contains the most current and accurate information. Occurrences are summarized in Table 1, alphabetically by state, with years of earliest and most recent observations, and the tally and names of drainages where the species was observed. The table contains hyperlinks to collections tables of specimens based on the states, years, and drainages selected. References to specimens that were not obtained through sighting reports and personal communications are found through the hyperlink in the Table 1 caption or through the individual specimens linked in the collections tables.




Mylopharyngodon piceus var. diploid
Mylopharyngodon piceus var. diploid
(Black Carp (diploid))
Fishes
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Mylopharyngodon piceus var. diploid (Richardson, 1846)

Common name: Black Carp (diploid)

Taxonomy: available through www.itis.govITIS logo

Native Range:
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Nonindigenous Occurrences:

Table 1. States with nonindigenous occurrences, the earliest and latest observations in each state, and the tally and names of HUCs with observations†. Names and dates are hyperlinked to their relevant specimen records. The list of references for all nonindigenous occurrences of Mylopharyngodon piceus var. diploid are found here.

StateYear of earliest observationYear of last observationTotal HUCs with observations†HUCs with observations†
Arkansas201620172Lower Mississippi-Greenville; Lower White
Illinois2010201811Cache; Cahokia-Joachim; Lower Illinois; Lower Illinois-Lake Chautauqua; Lower Illinois-Senachwine Lake; Lower Kaskaskia; Lower Ohio; Middle Kaskaskia; Peruque-Piasa; The Sny; Upper Mississippi-Cape Girardeau
Kentucky201620184Kentucky Lake; Lower Cumberland; Lower Mississippi-Memphis; Lower Ohio
Louisiana200420172Atchafalaya; Lower Red
Mississippi201620171Lower Mississippi-Greenville
Missouri201120186Cahokia-Joachim; Lower Mississippi-Memphis; Lower Missouri; Lower Missouri-Moreau; Peruque-Piasa; Upper Mississippi-Cape Girardeau
Tennessee201620182Lower Mississippi-Memphis; Obion

Table last updated 10/4/2018

† Populations may not be currently present.


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Revision Date: 8/6/2018

Citation Information:
U.S. Geological Survey, 2018, Mylopharyngodon piceus var. diploid (Richardson, 1846): U.S. Geological Survey, Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database, Gainesville, FL, https://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/FactSheet.aspx?speciesID=2949, Revision Date: 8/6/2018, Access Date: 10/16/2018

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