Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID4915
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionBlack Carp were shown to bioaccumulate cyanotoxins in potentially harmful concentrations, including the liver toxin microcystin (Hu et al. 2018)
Reference37361
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationChina

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