Specimen Information

Carassius auratus × Cyprinus carpio
Carassius auratus × Cyprinus carpio
(Goldfish × Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic Hybrid

Specimen ID273159
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus × Cyprinus carpio
Common NameGoldfish × Common Carp
StateNV
CountyClark
LocalityLake Mead, middle of Overton Arm
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Mead
HUC8 Number15010005
HUC10 NameValley of Fire Wash-Virgin River
HUC10 Number1501000509
HUC12 NameThree Corner Hole-Virgin River
HUC12 Number150100050902
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month3
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhybridized
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19568
Author:Goodbred, S.L., R. Patiño, E. Orsak, P. Sharma, and S. Ruessler
Date:2011
Title:First record of the common carp Cyprinus carpio var. communis (Linnaeus, 1758) and the mirror carp Cyprinus carpio var. specularis (Lacepède, 1803) in Tabasco, Southern Gulf of Mexico.
Journal:Aquatic Invasions
Volume:6
Issue:s1
Pages:s59-s60
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Number of Females1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/16/2021].

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