Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1692411
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIL
CountyAlexander
Locality1 mi below Horseshoe Lake Dam, 3 mi S of Olive Branch; Mississippi drainage Orig. No: T36-63
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCache
HUC8 Number07140108
HUC10 NameBoar Creek-Cache River
HUC10 Number0714010803
HUC12 NameLake Creek
HUC12 Number071401080303
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month5
Collection Year1936
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27378
Author:Cranberg, C., and R. Keller
Date:2020
Title:Illinois Database of Aquatic Non-native Species
Publisher:School of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago
Reference 2
Ref. Number:37923
Author:University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
Date:2018
Title:University of Michigan Museum of Zoology, Division of Fishes
Publisher:University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
Comments1500-1530
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberUMMZ-F-0111619
VerifierGreat Lakes Invasives Network
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/21/2024].

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