Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID609635
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateCO
CountyMesa
LocalitySite Name: Colorado River. Township: 10s, Range: 103w, Section: 18. Maps: 250k-Grand Junction, 24k-Ruby Canyon, 100k-Grand Junction.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameColorado Headwaters-Plateau
HUC8 Number14010005
HUC10 NameMcDonald Creek-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1401000519
HUC12 Name140100051905
HUC12 Number140100051905
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month8
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25967
Author:Smithsonian Institution
Date:2013
Title:National Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/1836
Publisher:Smithsonian Institution
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNational Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 368944
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/20/2019].

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