Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID242613
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateDE
CountyNew Castle
LocalityNoxontown Lake, downstream from Wiggins Mill
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBrandywine-Christina
HUC8 Number02040205
HUC10 NameAppoquinimink River-Delaware River
HUC10 Number0204020508
HUC12 NameDrawyer Creek-Appoquinimink River
HUC12 Number020402050802
Map
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Collection Year1929
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17267
Author:Raasch, M.S.
Date:2007
Title:Delaware's Freshwater and Brackish-Water Fishes.
Publisher:Delaware Nature Society.
Pages:179 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size48 lbs


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/3/2020].

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