Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1321086
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateTN
CountySevier
LocalityDouglas [Lake] Reservoir in east Tennessee
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower French Broad
HUC8 Number06010107
HUC10 NameDouglas Lake-French Broad River
HUC10 Number0601010701
HUC12 NameLower Douglas Lake
HUC12 Number060101070105
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month2
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
CommentsState record to as of July 2016. https://www.tn.gov/twra/article/tennessee-state-fish-records
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size1 lb. 11 oz.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/27/2020].

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