Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID157989
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateMS
CountyLeake
LocalityPearl River near Carthage
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Pearl
HUC8 Number03180001
HUC10 NameStanding Pine Creek-Pearl River
HUC10 Number0318000114
HUC12 NamePelaphalia Creek-Pearl River
HUC12 Number031800011405
Map
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Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13712
Author:Ross, S.T.
Date:2001
Title:The inland fishes of Mississippi.
Publisher:University Press of Mississippi
Commentspre-1983
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/3/2020].

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