Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID283592
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateFL
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameSouth Atlantic-Gulf Region
HUC8 Number03000000
Map
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Collection Year1890
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24714
Author:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
Date:2012
Title:Nonnative Freshwater Fish.
Publisher:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Comments"...late 1800s."
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/23/2019].

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