Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1427828
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateOH
CountyStark
LocalityWest Branch Nimishillen Creek, Canton City Park on east side of I 77 across from Pro Football Hall of Fame, in Canton, Canton township
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTuscarawas
HUC8 Number05040001
HUC10 NameNimishillen Creek
HUC10 Number0504000105
HUC12 NameWest Branch Nimishillen Creek
HUC12 Number050400010503
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month7
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30851
Author:Zimmerman, B.
Date:2012
Title:Ohio non-native fish collection data, sampled during survey work on update to Trautman's (1981) "Fishes of Ohio"
Publisher:Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/10/2020].

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