Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID33168
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateID
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NamePacific Northwest Region
HUC8 Number17000000
Map
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Collection Year1882
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32
Author:Smith, H.M.
Date:1896
Title:A review of the history and results of the attempts to acclimatize fish and other water animals in the Pacific states.
Journal:Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission
Volume:15
Pages:379-472
CommentsUS Fish Commission began consignment to private individuals.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/26/2019].

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