Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID609821
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateNC
CountyDavidson
LocalityAbbots Creek and Abbots Creek arm of High Rock Reservoir, two areas, from about 375 m below I-85 crossing downstream 2.4 miles to head of reservoir and E bank of reservoir 1.3 miles S of NC 47, average 5.0 air miles S of Lexington
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Yadkin
HUC8 Number03040103
HUC10 NameAbbotts Creek
HUC10 Number0304010302
HUC12 NamePounder Fork-Abbotts Creek
HUC12 Number030401030206
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month8
Collection Year2004
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:25976
Author:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Date:2013
Title:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/8099
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 38411
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2021].

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