Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID26273
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateAL
LocalityMobile Bay drainage, rivers and impoundments
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameMobile-Tensaw
HUC8 Number03160204
Map
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Collection Year1964
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:78
Author:Smith-Vaniz, W.F.
Date:1968
Title:Freshwater Fishes of Alabama.
Publisher:Auburn University Agricultural Experiment Station Auburn, AL.
Pages:211 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:79
Author:Spencer, S.L., W.E. Swingle, and T. Scott, Jr
Date:1964
Title:Commercial fishing in the Mobile Delta, Alabama during the period of July 1, 1963 to June 30, 1964 (Multilithed).
Journal:Alabama Department of Conservation
Volume:1
Pages:17
CommentsMinor constituent of the total fish fauna
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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