Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID33592
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityHyde Lake, border of, near the Indiana line, in the vicinity of Chicago
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLittle Calumet-Galien
HUC8 Number04040001
Map
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Collection Year1902
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:70
Author:Sweeney, Z.T.
Date:1902
Title:Biennial Report of the Commissioner of Fisheries and Game for Indiana.
Publisher:Indianapolis, IN.
Commentsstocked, escaped aquaculture
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/26/2019].

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