Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID159486
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateMI
CountySaginaw
LocalitySwan Creek, ca 0.5 mi above mouth in Shiawassee River, Swan Creek Twp.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameShiawassee
HUC8 Number04080203
HUC10 NameShiawassee River
HUC10 Number0408020304
HUC12 NameSwan Creek
HUC12 Number040802030407
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month7
Collection Year1941
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13950
Author:University of Michigan Museum of Zoology.
Date:2004
Title:Michigan Fish Atlas Maps.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:20843
Author:University of Michigan Museum of Zoology.
Date:2011
Title:University of Michigan Museum of Zoology - Ichthyology Collection.
Publisher:University of Michigan Museum of Zoology.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of Michigan Museum of Zoology
Museum Cat NumberUMMZ 137183
VerifierHubbs, C.L.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size25-50 mm SL
Number Preserved2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/19/2019].

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