Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1658263
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Common NameBlack Carp
StateIN
CountyPosey
LocalityWabash River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Wabash
HUC8 Number05120113
HUC10 NameFox River-Wabash River
HUC10 Number0512011308
HUC12 NameHarmony Creek-Wabash River
HUC12 Number051201130801
Map

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Collection Day13
Collection Month7
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsBLCP071321-001. Male. Not submitted for ploidy testing.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierU.S. Geological Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size916 mm TL; 8.98 kg


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2021].

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