Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID159272
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateMS
CountyLeflore
LocalityQuiver River near Doddsville
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBig Sunflower
HUC8 Number08030207
HUC10 NameFighting Bayou-Quiver River
HUC10 Number0803020707
HUC12 NameAshland Brake
HUC12 Number080302070704
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month6
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13923
Author:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science.
Date:2004
Title:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science Nonindigenous Fish Records.
Publisher:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science.
CommentsNAWQA-Mississippi Embayment Study Unit (MISE), Field Number: 825
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMississippi Museum of Natural Science
Museum Cat NumberMMNS 25843
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4
Number Preserved4


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2021].

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