Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID42671
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateSD
CountyHughes
LocalityMedicine Creek at hwy 34 (#61), 0.8 km above mouth, 21.8 km ESE Pierre
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMedicine Knoll
HUC8 Number10140103
HUC10 NameLower Medicine Knoll Creek
HUC10 Number1014010304
HUC12 NameElm Draw-Medicine Knoll Creek
HUC12 Number101401030407
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month8
Collection Year1952
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:376
Author:Bailey, R.M., and M.O. Allum
Date:1962
Title:Fishes of South Dakota.
Journal:Miscellaneous Publications, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan
Publisher:Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan
Volume:119
Pages:1-131
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberUMMZ 166744-58
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/19/2021].

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