Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID580165
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateMS
CountyAlcorn
Locality[No locality description provided by MARIS]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Hatchie
HUC8 Number8010207
HUC10 NameBridge Creek-Tuscumbia River Canal
HUC10 Number0801020705
HUC12 NameMcElroy Creek-Tuscumbia River Canal
HUC12 Number080102070502
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month8
Collection Year1972
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:20877
Author:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science.
Date:2011
Title:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science - Ichthyology Collection.
Publisher:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science.
CommentsRecord from Mississippi Museum of Natural Science via BISON
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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