Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1522751
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIL
CountyWill
LocalityDuPage River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameDes Plaines
HUC8 Number07120004
Map
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Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32092
Author:Altenritter, M.E., and A.F. Casper.
Date:2018
Title:Evaluating the potential responses of native fish and mussels to proposed separation of Lake Michigan from the Illinois River Waterway at Brandon Road Lock and Dam. INHS Technical Report 2018 (29)
Publisher:Illinois Natural History Survey
Pages:48 pp.
CommentsFound below the lowermost dam in lower Des Plains River
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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