Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID26337
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateAL
Localityswamp northeast of Decatur
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameWheeler Lake
HUC8 Number06030002
Map
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Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:680
Author:Boschung, H.T.
Date:1992
Title:Catalog of freshwater and marine fishes of Alabama.
Journal:Bulletin of the Alabama Museum of Natural History
Volume:14
Pages:1-266
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberUMMZ 103508
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/20/2021].

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