Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)

Impact ID4830
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionA variety of viruses currently infect US populations of common carp, including Koi herpesvirus (KHV; cyprinid herpesvirus-3; CyHV-3), carp oedema virus (CEV), Spring viremia of carp (SVC). Infections often lead to mass mortality events in common carp
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationMill Pond, New Jersey

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/1/2023].

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