Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID268049
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateWA
CountyLewis
LocalityOxbow Lake on the Chehalis River, on north end of golf course near Centralia
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Chehalis
HUC8 Number17100103
HUC10 NameIndependence Creek-Chehalis River
HUC10 Number1710010304
HUC12 NameDillenbaugh Creek-Chehalis River
HUC12 Number171001030402
Map
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Collection Year1982
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1607
Author:Beecher, H.A., and R.F. Fernau
Date:1982
Title:Fishes of oxbow lakes of Washington.
Journal:Northwest Science
Volume:57
Issue:2
Pages:125-131
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/10/2021].

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