Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID157991
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateMS
CountyPanola
LocalitySardis Lake (Tallahatchie River) northwest of Oxford in northern Mississippi
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Tallahatchie
HUC8 Number08030201
HUC10 NameToby Tubby Creek-Little Tallahatchie River
HUC10 Number0803020109
HUC12 NameSardis Lake-Little Tallahatchie River
HUC12 Number080302010907
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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