Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID38604
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateNV
CountyHumboldt
LocalityHumboldt River near Winnemucca
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Humboldt
HUC8 Number16040108
Map
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Collection Year1896
Year AccuracyEstimated
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
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedmany
Size2.3 kg


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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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