Specimen Information

Cyprinus carpio
Cyprinus carpio
(Common Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID609829
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinus
Speciescarpio
Common NameCommon Carp
StateIN
CountyDearborn
LocalityOhio River - Mississippi River, Whitewater River, 3 mi. NW of West Harrison, Indiana.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWhitewater
HUC8 Number5080003
HUC10 NameWhitewater River
HUC10 Number0508000308
HUC12 NameJameson Creek-Whitewater River
HUC12 Number050800030810
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month8
Collection Year1941
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:25980
Author:Ohio State University
Date:2013
Title:Ohio State University Museum ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://www.gbif.org/dataset/813b435e-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a
Publisher:Ohio State University
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalOhio State University Museum ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberOSUM 28137
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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