Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID4922
Impact TypeOther
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionIn nursery ponds in the Red River Delta, Vietnam, Black Carp is used to control populations of several intermediate host snails of various fish borne zoonotic trematodes harmful to the aquaculture industry
Reference27733
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationRed River Delta, Vietnam

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