Specimen Information

Carassius auratus x Cyprinus carpio
Carassius auratus x Cyprinus carpio
(goldfish x common carp)
Fishes
Exotic Hybrid

Specimen ID159900
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus x Cyprinus carpio
Common Namegoldfish x common carp
StateIL
CountyWill
LocalityDes Plaines River, Will County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameDes Plaines
HUC8 Number07120004
Map
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Collection Year1962
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhybridized
Statusestablished
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 26504
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/28/2020].

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