Specimen Information

Mylopharyngodon piceus
Mylopharyngodon piceus
(Black Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID282230
GroupFishes
GenusMylopharyngodon
Speciespiceus
Common NameBlack Carp
StateLA
CountyConcordia
LocalityLower Sunk Lake in Three Rivers Wildlife Management Area -- east floodplain of Red River, southern tip of Concordia Parish, about 30 km N-NE of Simmesport
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Red
HUC8 Number08040301
HUC10 NameLong Bayou-Red River
HUC10 Number0804030105
HUC12 NameBayou Natchitoches-Red River
HUC12 Number080403010504
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month2
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:20903
Author:Tulane University Museum of Natural History.
Date:2011
Title:Tulane University Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection.
Publisher:Tulane University Museum of Natural History.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 3
Ref. Number:20901
Author:Nico, L.G., A. Demopoulos, D. Gualtieri, and C. Wieser.
Date:2011
Title:Use of stable isotopes and mercury to assess trophic positions of black carp and other large fishes in the Red-Atchafalaya River system, Louisiana, USA.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society
Pages:105-120
CommentsPloidy unknown. LGN09-68
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberTU 200891
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size643 TL


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