Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID264358
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateMT
CountyPrairie
LocalityYellowstone River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Yellowstone
HUC8 Number10100004
HUC10 NameCottonwood Creek-Yellowstone River
HUC10 Number1010000407
HUC12 NameTown of Fallon-Yellowstone River
HUC12 Number101000040705
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month4
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18897
Author:Montana Natural Heritage Program and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks.
Date:2009
Title:Common Carp - Cyprinus carpio. Montana Field Guide.
Publisher:mtgov.
Issue:accessed 5 November 2009
Reference 2
Ref. Number:18898
Author:Montana Natural Heritage Program.
Date:2009
Title:Natural Heritage Tracker - Common Carp (Cyprinus carpio).
Publisher:mtgov.
Issue:accessed 5 November 2009
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2019].

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