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Common carp

Cyprinus carpio

Description:

This small fish had a tall flat body and large scales. It had a greenish color underwater. It appeared to be a juvenile carp.

Habitat:

This fish was in still water left behind by a recently flowing high water channel of the Rio Grande.

Notes:

I am not absolutely positive about the ID. If you think it's something else please let me know.

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Graham Monroe
Spotted by
Graham Monroe

New Mexico, USA

Lat: 35.25, Long: -106.59

Spotted on Jun 17, 2017
Submitted on Jun 17, 2017

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