Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID284014
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateLA
CountyVermilion
LocalityBayou, trib. to Bayou Queue de Tortue, 1.5 mi. E Kaplan, Hwy. 14
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMermentau
HUC8 Number08080202
HUC10 NameCoulee Baton Canal-Frontal Intercoastal Waterway
HUC10 Number0808020205
HUC12 NameSeventh Ward Canal-Frontal Intercoastal Waterway
HUC12 Number080802020503
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month6
Collection Year1957
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
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.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalTulane University
Museum Cat NumberTU 15805
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/19/2019].

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