Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID262570
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateUT
CountyGrand
LocalityColorado River, upstream from Moab, approx. 32 km
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Colorado-Kane Springs
HUC8 Number14030005
HUC10 NamePlacer Creek-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1403000503
HUC12 NameMat Martin Point-Colorado River
HUC12 Number140300050306
Map
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Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:952
Author:Holden, P.B., and C.B. Stalnaker
Date:1975
Title:Distribution and abundance of mainstream fishes of the middle and upper Colorado River basins, 1967-1973.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:104
Issue:2
Pages:217-231
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/14/2020].

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