Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID26527
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateAL
CountyWalker
LocalityLewis Smith Lake on the Sipsey Fork of the Warrior River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSipsey Fork
HUC8 Number03160110
HUC10 NameMulberry Fork
HUC10 Number0316011005
HUC12 NameBoyd Creek-Sipsey Fork
HUC12 Number031601100507
Map
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Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1563
Author:Mettee, M.F., P.E. O'Neil, and J.M. Pierson.
Date:1996
Title:Fishes of Alabama and the Mobile Basin.
Publisher:Oxmoor House, Inc, Birmingham, AL.
Pages:820 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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