Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID576830
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateMD
CountyCaroline
Locality[No locality description provided by MARIS]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChoptank
HUC8 Number02060005
HUC10 NameUpper Choptank River
HUC10 Number0206000502
HUC12 NameFowling Creek-Choptank River
HUC12 Number020600050206
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month7
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26408
Author:Loftus, A.
Date:2011
Title:Multi State Aquatic Resources Information System (MARIS) Master Database records via Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation (BISON)
Reference 2
Ref. Number:26389
Author:Maryland Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2010
Title:Maryland Department of Natural Resources Inland Fisheries Database via MARIS
Publisher:Maryland Department of Natural Resources
CommentsRecord from MD DNR Inland Fisheries Database via BISON
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/23/2019].

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