Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1442984
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateIL
CountyBrown
LocalityCamp Creek
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois
HUC8 Number07130011
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month8
Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberIllinois Department of Natural Resources, Catalog number:145
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/4/2024].

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