Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2515
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionBlack Carp (Mylopharyngodon piceus) has the potential to rapidly deplete native freshwater mollusks in the United States.
Reference33400
NotesSee reference for a list of native mussels and other diet items.
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/4/2021].

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