Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID44274
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateTX
CountyHays
LocalitySan Marcos River at the intake screen for the San Marcos State Fish Hatchery
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Marcos
HUC8 Number12100203
HUC10 NameUpper San Marcos River
HUC10 Number1210020303
HUC12 NamePurgatory Creek-San Marcos River
HUC12 Number121002030302
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month5
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:520
Author:Whiteside, B.G., and C. Berkhouse
Date:1992
Title:Some new collections locations for six fish species.
Journal:The Texas Journal of Science
Volume:44
Issue:4
Pages:494
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedseveral


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/10/2021].

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