Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1420937
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Varietydiploid
Common NameBlack Carp (diploid)
StateIL
CountySt. Clair
LocalityKaskaskia River [just below New Athens]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Kaskaskia
HUC8 Number7140204
HUC10 NameKaskaskia River
HUC10 Number0714020409
HUC12 NameLively Branch-Kaskaskia River
HUC12 Number071402040906
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month10
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusestablished
CommentsLFHC Carp DB 18-001-01. BLCP101817-002. Immature female diploid specimen.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierIllinois Dept. of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size829 mm TL; 5,660 g
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