Specimen Information

Carassius auratus × Cyprinus carpio
Carassius auratus × Cyprinus carpio
(Goldfish × Common Carp)
Exotic Hybrid

Specimen ID538020
Speciesauratus × Cyprinus carpio
Common NameGoldfish × Common Carp
CountySt. Charles
LocalityMississippi River at RM 227.3
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePeruque-Piasa
HUC8 Number07110009
HUC10 NamePeruque Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0711000901
HUC12 NameCuivre Island-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number071100090106
Collection Day28
Collection Month8
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhybridized
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25768
Author:U.S. Geological Survey
Title:Mississippi River Long Term Resource Monitoring Program.
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
Record TypeLiterature
Number Collected1


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