Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1529991
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Common NameBlack Carp
StateIL
CountySt. Clair
LocalityMississippi River, near St. Louis
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCahokia-Joachim
HUC8 Number07140101
HUC10 NamePrairie du Pont Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0714010105
HUC12 NameMiddle Prairie du Pont Creek
HUC12 Number071401010503
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month2
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusestablished
CommentsBLCP022019-001. Not tested for ploidy.
Record TypePersonal communication
DisposalKept alive for research.
VerifierU.S. Geological Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Sizenot reported


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/20/2019].

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