Amur Carp Cyprinus rubrofuscus Lacépède, 1803Exotic  -  Non-native    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Actinopterygii   >   Order Cypriniformes   >   Family Cyprinidae   >   Genus Cyprinus   

Status:

Non-native. Well-known as Koi. Recently split from Common Carp. Generally found in captivity, but almost certainly occurs in naturalized settings.

There are 8 records in the project database.

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Amur Carp in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (5/15/2021). (c) mcnod, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by mcnod via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Amur Carp in Montgomery Co., Maryland (5/7/2019). (c) jeff-in-md, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by jeff-in-md via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Amur Carp in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (4/21/2020). (c) baltimorefishing1, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by baltimorefishing1 via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Amur Carp in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (4/21/2020). (c) baltimorefishing1, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by baltimorefishing1 via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Amur Carp in Carroll Co., Maryland (6/4/2021). (c) Emilio Concari, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Emilio Concari. (MBP list)


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