Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID156071
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateVT
LocalityRichelieu drainage [Lake Champlain]
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameRichelieu
HUC8 Number02010000
Map
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Collection Year1833
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Commentsfirst stocked in 1883; established
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/18/2019].

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