Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1462476
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Varietydiploid
Common NameBlack Carp (diploid)
StateIL
CountyAlexander
LocalityMississippi River, just upriver of East Cape Girardeau
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Mississippi-Cape Girardeau
HUC8 Number07140105
HUC10 NameCape La Croix Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0714010505
HUC12 NameFlora Creek-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number071401050502
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month4
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsLFHC 18-022-01. BLCP041018-001. DNA fluorescence was indeterminate, but nuclear size was consistent with diploid black carp.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size1245 mm TL; 26060 g
Number of Females1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/23/2019].

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