Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1420942
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Common NameBlack Carp
StateKY
CountyMcCracken
LocalityOhio River [near Brookport, Ohio]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Ohio
HUC8 Number5140206
HUC10 NameMud Creek-Ohio River
HUC10 Number0514020601
HUC12 NameMud Creek-Ohio River
HUC12 Number051402060102
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusestablished
CommentsFish was frozen and not tested for ploidy determination.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size700 mm TL; 5,000 g


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2018]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/16/2018].

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