Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID556617
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StatePA
CountyForest
LocalityAllegheny River at RM 157.76
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Allegheny-Tionesta
HUC8 Number05010003
HUC10 NameUpper Allegheny River
HUC10 Number0501000301
HUC12 NameTubbs Run-Allegheny River
HUC12 Number050100030106
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month8
Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26264
Author:Pennsylvania Sea Grant.
Date:2013
Title:Pennsylvania's Field Guide to Aquatic Invasive Species
Publisher:Pennsylvania Sea Grant
Pages:185 p.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/14/2021].

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