Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID278944
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIL
CountyRandolph
LocalityBaldwin Lake, 2 mi NW of Baldwin
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Kaskaskia
HUC8 Number07140204
HUC10 NameKaskaskia River
HUC10 Number0714020409
HUC12 NameBaldwin Lake-Kaskaskia River
HUC12 Number071402040908
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month6
Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1617
Author:Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
Date:1997
Title:Places to fish.
Journal:On-line. Accessed June 25, 1997.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/15/2019].

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