Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1652415
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Common NameBlack Carp
StateMO
CountyPerry
LocalityCinque Hommes Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Mississippi-Cape Girardeau
HUC8 Number07140105
HUC10 NameCinque Hommes Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0714010503
HUC12 NameCinque Hommes Creek
HUC12 Number071401050305
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Collection Day28
Collection Month8
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsBLCP082820-001. Immature. Not submitted for ploidy testing.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierU.S. Geological Survey / Missouri DOC
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size466 mm TL; 1.04 kg
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/29/2020].

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