Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID584289
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StatePA
CountyMcKean
Locality[No locality description provided by MARIS]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Allegheny
HUC8 Number05010001
HUC10 NameHeadwaters Allegheny River
HUC10 Number0501000103
HUC12 NameCard Creek-Allegheny River
HUC12 Number050100010306
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month9
Collection Year1979
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:26391
Author:Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
Date:2007
Title:Pennsylvania Freshwater Fisheries Database via MARIS
Publisher:Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
CommentsRecord from Pennsylvania Freshwater Fisheries Database via BISON
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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