Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1409481
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateGA
CountyMcIntosh
LocalityAltamaha River, just downstream of I-95 bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAltamaha
HUC8 Number03070106
HUC10 NameAltamaha River-Atlantic Ocean
HUC10 Number0307010605
HUC12 NameChampney River-Altamaha River
HUC12 Number030701060502
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month6
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater-Brackish
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/15/2020].

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