Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID36218
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateMS
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid TypeState
Map
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Collection Year1902
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:100
Author:Cook, F.A.
Date:1959
Title:Freshwater Fishes of Mississippi.
Publisher:Mississippi Game and Fish Commission Jackson, MS.
Pages:239 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:101
Author:Bowers, G.M.
Date:1902
Title:Report of the Commissioner for year ending June 30, 1902.
Publisher:US Comm of Fish and Fisheries.
Pages:LXXV
CommentsFirst plantings in Mississippi. private ponds
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked190


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