Cyprinus carpio was reported from 139 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 133 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 6 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Europe to Asia: Black, Caspian and Aral Sea basins. Introduced throughout the world. Wild stocks are only present naturally in rivers draining to the Black, Caspian and Aral Sea (Ref. 59043). A reophilic wild population in the Danube is assumed to be the origin of the European species; this population is now under threat (Ref. 13696).
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Table 1: Present in 133 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Afghanistan AFG introduced 1739
Europe Albania ALB introduced 59043
Africa Algeria DZA introduced 87900
South America Argentina ARG introduced 9086
Asia Armenia ARM native 41168
Oceania Australia AUS introduced 6390
Europe Austria AUT native 87703
Asia Azerbaijan AZE native 59043
Europe Azores Is. AZZ introduced 53338
Asia Bangladesh BGD introduced 44085
Europe Belarus BLR introduced 683
Europe Belgium BEL introduced 1739
Asia Bhutan BTN introduced 1739
South America Bolivia BOL introduced 1739
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH introduced 27368
Africa Botswana BWA introduced 74657
South America Brazil BRA introduced 50076
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN introduced 12228
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 185
Asia Cambodia KHM introduced 12693
Africa Cameroon CMR introduced 1739
North America Canada CAN introduced 12204
Africa Central Afr. Rp CAF introduced 1739
South America Chile CHL introduced 1739
Asia China CHN native 185
South America Colombia COL introduced 1739
North America Costa Rica CRI introduced 1739
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV introduced 1739
Europe Croatia HRV introduced 59043
North America Cuba CUB introduced 27158
Asia Cyprus CYP introduced 1739
Europe Czechia CZE native 52149
Europe Denmark DNK introduced 1739
North America Dominican Rp DOM introduced 1739
Africa Egypt EGY introduced 1739
North America El Salvador SLV introduced 1739
Europe Estonia EST introduced 33247
Africa Ethiopia ETH introduced 27123
Oceania Fiji FJI introduced 12743
Europe France FRA introduced 40476
Asia Georgia GEO native 59043
Europe Germany DEU introduced 1739
Africa Ghana GHA introduced 1739
Europe Greece GRC introduced 1739
Oceania Guam GUM introduced 1739
North America Guatemala GTM introduced 1739
North America Haiti HTI introduced 1739
Oceania Hawaii HWI introduced 5360
Asia Hong Kong HKG introduced 5258
Europe Hungary HUN native 185
Asia India IND introduced 92228
Asia Indonesia IDN introduced 7050
Asia Iran IRN introduced 12228
Asia Iraq IRQ introduced 12228
Europe Ireland IRL introduced 1739
Asia Israel ISR introduced 1739
Europe Italy ITA introduced 1739
Asia Japan JPN introduced 185
Asia Jordan JOR introduced 12228
Asia Kazakhstan KAZ native 41038
Africa Kenya KEN introduced 52331
Asia Korea (South) KOR introduced 58345
Asia Kyrgyzstan KGZ introduced 12228
Asia Laos LAO introduced 43281
Europe Latvia LVA introduced 55893
Asia Lebanon LBN introduced 74657
Africa Lesotho LSO introduced 12228
Europe Liechtenstein LIE introduced 1739
Europe Lithuania LTU introduced 36252
Europe Luxembourg LUX introduced 1739
Europe Macedonia MKD introduced 59043
Africa Madagascar MDG introduced 1739
Asia Malaysia MYS introduced 1739
Europe Malta MLT introduced 1739
Africa Mauritius MUS introduced 1739
North America Mexico MEX introduced 27639
Europe Moldova MDA native 59043
Asia Mongolia MNG native 31982
Europe Montenegro MNE introduced 75974
Africa Morocco MAR introduced 1739
Africa Mozambique MOZ introduced 12228
Asia Myanmar MMR introduced 57739
Africa Namibia NAM introduced 13686
Asia Nepal NPL introduced 1739
Europe Netherlands NLD introduced 1739
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL introduced 1739
North America Nicaragua NIC introduced 12228
Africa Nigeria NGA introduced 1739
Europe Norway NOR introduced 1739
Asia Pakistan PAK introduced 52665
North America Panama PAN introduced 1739
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG introduced 2847
South America Paraguay PRY introduced 12228
South America Peru PER introduced 1739
Asia Philippines PHL introduced 2929
Europe Poland POL introduced 92885
Europe Portugal PRT introduced 51031
North America Puerto Rico PRI introduced 59238
Africa Réunion REU introduced 33390
Europe Romania ROU introduced 185
Europe Russia RUS native 26334
Africa Rwanda RWA introduced 1739
Europe Serbia SRB native 59043
Asia Singapore SGP introduced 52035
Europe Slovakia SVK native 90058
Europe Slovenia SVN introduced 90061
Africa South Africa ZAF introduced 1739
Europe Spain ESP introduced 1739
Asia Sri Lanka LKA introduced 6028
South America Suriname SUR introduced 1739
Africa Swaziland SWZ introduced 1739
Europe Sweden SWE introduced 1739
Europe Switzerland CHE introduced 1739
Asia Syria SYR introduced 1739
Asia Taiwan TWN introduced 1739
Africa Tanzania TZA introduced 4967
Asia Thailand THA introduced 37772
Asia Timor-Leste TLS introduced 78572
Africa Togo TGO introduced 1739
Africa Tunisia TUN introduced 1739
Asia Turkey TUR native 185
Asia Turkmenistan TKM introduced 26920
Africa Uganda UGA introduced 1739
Europe UK GBR introduced 57517
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE introduced 59043
Europe Ukraine UKR native 185
South America Uruguay URY introduced 1739
North America USA USA introduced 10294
Asia Uzbekistan UZB native 11145
South America Venezuela VEN introduced 1739
Asia Viet Nam VNM introduced 185
Africa Zimbabwe ZWE introduced 13337

Table 3: Absent from 6 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Finland FIN not established 6114
North America Honduras HND not established 1739
North America Jamaica JAM not established 26042
Africa Malawi MWI not established 6217
Africa Sudan SDN not established 1739
Africa Zambia ZMB not established 12228

Table 4: Reported from 139 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Afghanistan AFG introduced 1739
Europe Albania ALB introduced 59043
Africa Algeria DZA introduced 87900
South America Argentina ARG introduced 9086
Asia Armenia ARM native 41168
Oceania Australia AUS introduced 6390
Europe Austria AUT native 87703
Asia Azerbaijan AZE native 59043
Europe Azores Is. AZZ introduced 53338
Asia Bangladesh BGD introduced 44085
Europe Belarus BLR introduced 683
Europe Belgium BEL introduced 1739
Asia Bhutan BTN introduced 1739
South America Bolivia BOL introduced 1739
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH introduced 27368
Africa Botswana BWA introduced 74657
South America Brazil BRA introduced 50076
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN introduced 12228
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 185
Asia Cambodia KHM introduced 12693
Africa Cameroon CMR introduced 1739
North America Canada CAN introduced 12204
Africa Central Afr. Rp CAF introduced 1739
South America Chile CHL introduced 1739
Asia China CHN native 185
South America Colombia COL introduced 1739
North America Costa Rica CRI introduced 1739
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV introduced 1739
Europe Croatia HRV introduced 59043
North America Cuba CUB introduced 27158
Asia Cyprus CYP introduced 1739
Europe Czechia CZE native 52149
Europe Denmark DNK introduced 1739
North America Dominican Rp DOM introduced 1739
Africa Egypt EGY introduced 1739
North America El Salvador SLV introduced 1739
Europe Estonia EST introduced 33247
Africa Ethiopia ETH introduced 27123
Oceania Fiji FJI introduced 12743
Europe Finland FIN not established 6114
Europe France FRA introduced 40476
Asia Georgia GEO native 59043
Europe Germany DEU introduced 1739
Africa Ghana GHA introduced 1739
Europe Greece GRC introduced 1739
Oceania Guam GUM introduced 1739
North America Guatemala GTM introduced 1739
North America Haiti HTI introduced 1739
Oceania Hawaii HWI introduced 5360
North America Honduras HND not established 1739
Asia Hong Kong HKG introduced 5258
Europe Hungary HUN native 185
Asia India IND introduced 92228
Asia Indonesia IDN introduced 7050
Asia Iran IRN introduced 12228
Asia Iraq IRQ introduced 12228
Europe Ireland IRL introduced 1739
Asia Israel ISR introduced 1739
Europe Italy ITA introduced 1739
North America Jamaica JAM not established 26042
Asia Japan JPN introduced 185
Asia Jordan JOR introduced 12228
Asia Kazakhstan KAZ native 41038
Africa Kenya KEN introduced 52331
Asia Korea (South) KOR introduced 58345
Asia Kyrgyzstan KGZ introduced 12228
Asia Laos LAO introduced 43281
Europe Latvia LVA introduced 55893
Asia Lebanon LBN introduced 74657
Africa Lesotho LSO introduced 12228
Europe Liechtenstein LIE introduced 1739
Europe Lithuania LTU introduced 36252
Europe Luxembourg LUX introduced 1739
Europe Macedonia MKD introduced 59043
Africa Madagascar MDG introduced 1739
Africa Malawi MWI not established 6217
Asia Malaysia MYS introduced 1739
Europe Malta MLT introduced 1739
Africa Mauritius MUS introduced 1739
North America Mexico MEX introduced 27639
Europe Moldova MDA native 59043
Asia Mongolia MNG native 31982
Europe Montenegro MNE introduced 75974
Africa Morocco MAR introduced 1739
Africa Mozambique MOZ introduced 12228
Asia Myanmar MMR introduced 57739
Africa Namibia NAM introduced 13686
Asia Nepal NPL introduced 1739
Europe Netherlands NLD introduced 1739
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL introduced 1739
North America Nicaragua NIC introduced 12228
Africa Nigeria NGA introduced 1739
Europe Norway NOR introduced 1739
Asia Pakistan PAK introduced 52665
North America Panama PAN introduced 1739
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG introduced 2847
South America Paraguay PRY introduced 12228
South America Peru PER introduced 1739
Asia Philippines PHL introduced 2929
Europe Poland POL introduced 92885
Europe Portugal PRT introduced 51031
North America Puerto Rico PRI introduced 59238
Africa Réunion REU introduced 33390
Europe Romania ROU introduced 185
Europe Russia RUS native 26334
Africa Rwanda RWA introduced 1739
Europe Serbia SRB native 59043
Asia Singapore SGP introduced 52035
Europe Slovakia SVK native 90058
Europe Slovenia SVN introduced 90061
Africa South Africa ZAF introduced 1739
Europe Spain ESP introduced 1739
Asia Sri Lanka LKA introduced 6028
Africa Sudan SDN not established 1739
South America Suriname SUR introduced 1739
Africa Swaziland SWZ introduced 1739
Europe Sweden SWE introduced 1739
Europe Switzerland CHE introduced 1739
Asia Syria SYR introduced 1739
Asia Taiwan TWN introduced 1739
Africa Tanzania TZA introduced 4967
Asia Thailand THA introduced 37772
Asia Timor-Leste TLS introduced 78572
Africa Togo TGO introduced 1739
Africa Tunisia TUN introduced 1739
Asia Turkey TUR native 185
Asia Turkmenistan TKM introduced 26920
Africa Uganda UGA introduced 1739
Europe UK GBR introduced 57517
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE introduced 59043
Europe Ukraine UKR native 185
South America Uruguay URY introduced 1739
North America USA USA introduced 10294
Asia Uzbekistan UZB native 11145
South America Venezuela VEN introduced 1739
Asia Viet Nam VNM introduced 185
Africa Zambia ZMB not established 12228
Africa Zimbabwe ZWE introduced 13337
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