Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID160160
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIL
CountyAlexander
LocalityOhio River, Alexander County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Ohio
HUC8 Number05140206
Map
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Collection Year1966
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statuscollected
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberINHS 6279
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/26/2024].

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