Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1447463
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIL
CountyGrundy
LocalityKankakee River, Mouth
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKankakee
HUC8 Number07120001
HUC10 NameKankakee River
HUC10 Number0712000118
HUC12 NameKankakee River
HUC12 Number071200011809
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month9
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31111
Author:VonBank, J. A., DeBoer, J. A., Casper, A. F., and H. M. Hagy
Date:2018
Title:Ichthyochory in a temperate river system by common carp (Cyprinus carpio)
Journal:Journal of Freshwater Ecology
Volume:33
Issue:1
Pages:83-96
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/26/2020].

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