Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1328710
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIL
CountyRandolph
LocalityMississippi River, in a side canal to
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Mississippi-Cape Girardeau
HUC8 Number07140105
HUC10 NameCinque Hommes Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0714010503
HUC12 NameRockwood Island-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number071401050306
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month11
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29225
Author:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Date:2016
Title:Asian Carp data in Illnois in 2016
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Class0
Size46


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/12/2021].

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