Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus var. diploid
Mylopharyngodon piceus var. diploid
(Black Carp (diploid))
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1409634
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Varietydiploid
Common NameBlack Carp (diploid)
StateIL
CountyMarshall
LocalityIllinois River, at Babb Slough just north (upstream) of Chillicothe
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois-Senachwine Lake
HUC8 Number07130001
HUC10 NameSawyer Slough-Illinois River
HUC10 Number0713000113
HUC12 NameStrawn Creek-Illinois River
HUC12 Number071300011302
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month6
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusunknown
CommentsFarthest upstream record to date. Diploid specimen.
Record TypePersonal communication
DisposalSouthern Illinois University
VerifierIllinois Dept. of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size761 mm TL; 5.38 kg
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/25/2021].

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