Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1421541
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Common NameBlack Carp
StateMO
CountyNew Madrid
LocalityMississippi River, near Tiptonville, Tennessee
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Mississippi-Memphis
HUC8 Number08010100
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Collection Day27
Collection Month11
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusestablished
CommentsBLCP112717-001. Immature female. Not submitted for ploidy testing.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierKentucky Dept. of Fish and Wildife Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size866 mm TL; 7,500 g
Number of Females1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2019].

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