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Diet items consumed by wild-caught black carp (Mylopharyngodon piceus) in the U.S.

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2009-02-01
End Date
2017-12-09

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Poulton, B.C., Kroboth, P.T., Bailey, J., George, A.E., McMurray, S.E., Faiman, J.S. and Chapman, D.C., 2019, Diet items consumed by wild-caught black carp (Mylopharyngodon piceus) in the U.S.: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9K88CWF.

Summary

An inventory (enumeration and taxonomic identification) of diet items consumed by wild-caught black carp, based on the examination of gut contents from fish that were collected in the lower Mississippi River drainage of the U.S.

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Black Carp GI Tract Data.txt 24.92 KB
Metadata-Diet items consumed by wild-caught black carp (Mylopharyngodon piceus) in the U.S.xml
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Purpose

Data were collected to identify diet items that wild- captured black carp are consuming, and to relate diet items with feeding modes, habitat use, and risk of black carp invasion to native mollusks (unionid mussels and snails).

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  • Columbia Environmental Research Center (CERC)
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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9K88CWF

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