Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus var. diploid
Mylopharyngodon piceus var. diploid
(Black Carp (diploid))
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1649604
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Varietydiploid
Common NameBlack Carp (diploid)
StateIL
CountyWhite
LocalityWabash River [E of New Haven]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Wabash
HUC8 Number05120113
HUC10 NameLevy Slough-Wabash River
HUC10 Number0512011309
HUC12 NameSandy Slough-Wabash River
HUC12 Number051201130902
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Collection Day15
Collection Month5
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsBLCP051520-001, BLCP051520-002. Both diploid males.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierILDNR/INDNR/USGS
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size1006 mm TL, 12.26 g; 956 mm TL, 10.86 kg
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/28/2020].

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