Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID159888
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateIL
LocalityLower Illinois River drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLower Illinois
HUC8 Number07130000
Map
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Collection Year1965
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14023
Author:Illinois Natural History Survey.
Date:2004
Title:Illinois Natural History Survey Fish Collection Database Search Results.
Publisher:Illinois Natural History Survey.
Record TypeLiterature
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberINHS 25885
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/29/2020].

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