Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1695663
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Common NameBlack Carp
StateMO
CountySt. Charles
LocalityMississippi River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePeruque-Piasa
HUC8 Number07110009
HUC10 NamePortage Des Sioux-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0711000904
HUC12 NameCity of Woodriver-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number071100090403
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month5
Collection Year2022
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusestablished
CommentsIDs: BLCP051722-001 Water temperature: 63.7 F TL: 883 mm FL: 815 mm Weight: 7.46 kg Girth: 460 mm Ploidy: Not tested, fish outside of testing range Habitat: Wing dike Depth: 10’ Sex: Female
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierCERC
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
SizeTL: 883 mm FL: 815 mm Weight: 7.46 kg
Number of Females1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/1/2022].

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