Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID515990
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateWI
CountyVernon
LocalityMississippi River at RM 690.7
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCoon-Yellow
HUC8 Number07060001
HUC10 NameMormon Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0706000105
HUC12 NameLock and Dam #8-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number070600010504
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month7
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25768
Author:U.S. Geological Survey
Date:2011
Title:Mississippi River Long Term Resource Monitoring Program.
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/15/2019].

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