Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1651070
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Varietydiploid
Common NameBlack Carp (diploid)
StateKY
CountyLyon
LocalityCumberland River, at Lake Barkley
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Cumberland
HUC8 Number05130205
HUC10 NameEddy Creek-Cumberland River
HUC10 Number0513020507
HUC12 NameDemumbers Creek-Cumberland River
HUC12 Number051302050708
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month6
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsBLCP062220-001. LFHC 20-034-01. Diploid.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierKentucky Dept. of Fisheries and Wildlife Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size1100 mm TL; 16.34 kg


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2020].

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