Common name: goldfish x Crucian carp
Hydrologic Unit Codes (HUCs) Explained
Puerto Rico &
Interactive maps: Point Distribution Maps
Hybrids of Carassius auratus x C. carassius have been collected in Grayson and Red River Counties, Texas (Red River Authority of Texas 2001).
Table 1. States with nonindigenous occurrences, the earliest and latest observations in each state, and the tally and names of HUCs with observations†. Names and dates are hyperlinked to their relevant specimen records. The list of references for all nonindigenous occurrences of Carassius auratus x C. carassius are found here.
Table last updated 9/30/2019
† Populations may not be currently present.
Means of Introduction: Aquarium release.
References: (click for full references)
Red River Authority of Texas. 2001. Red and Canadian Basins Fish Inventory: Grayson County. Red River Authority of Texas.
Red River Authority of Texas. 2001. Red and Canadian Basins Fish Inventory: Red River County. Red River Authority of Texas.
Fact Sheet for Carassius auratus
- USGS Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database
Fact Sheet for Carassius carassius - USGS Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database
Revision Date: 5/9/2019
Peer Review Date: 9/19/2011
U.S. Geological Survey, 2020, Carassius auratus x C. carassius: U.S. Geological Survey, Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database, Gainesville, FL, https://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/FactSheet.aspx?SpeciesID=2345, Revision Date: 5/9/2019, Peer Review Date: 9/19/2011, Access Date: 7/13/2020
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