Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID159360
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateTN
CountyDyer
LocalityRunning Reelfoot Bayou at Hwy 103
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameObion
HUC8 Number08010202
HUC10 NameReelfoot Lake
HUC10 Number0801020204
HUC12 NameRunning Reelfoot Bayou
HUC12 Number080102020406
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month7
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: 923.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMMNS museum
Museum Cat NumberMMNS 25936
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Number Preserved1


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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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