Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID39234
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateNV
CountyDouglas
LocalityAlkali Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest Walker
HUC8 Number16050302
HUC10 NameMiddle West Walker River
HUC10 Number1605030202
HUC12 NameLong Dry Canyon-West Walker River
HUC12 Number160503020207
Map
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Collection Year1889
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
Commentsabundant
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/23/2019].

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