Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID31078
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateDE
Localitymillpond and farmpond
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameMid-Atlantic
Map
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Collection Year1879
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:85
Author:Raasch, M.S., and V.L. Altemus, Sr.
Date:1991
Title:Delaware's freshwater and brackish water fishes - a popular account.
Publisher:Delaware State College Center for the Study of Del-Mar-Va Habitats and the Society of Natural History of Delaware.
Pages:166 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked250


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