Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID160647
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIL
CountyMadison
LocalityCahokia Canal
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCahokia-Joachim
HUC8 Number07140101
HUC10 NameJudys Branch-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0714010104
HUC12 NameHorseshoe Lake
HUC12 Number071401010402
Map
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Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberINHS 19864
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/28/2022].

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