Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID277336
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIL
CountyMacon
LocalityLake Decatur, near Decatur [Sangamon River]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Sangamon
HUC8 Number07130006
HUC10 NameLake Decatur-Sangamon River
HUC10 Number0713000604
HUC12 NameBig Creek-Long Creek
HUC12 Number071300060409
Map
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Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:20940
Author:DeLorme.
Date:2000
Title:Illinois Atlas and Gazetteer.
Publisher:Delorme, Maine.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2019].

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