Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID166369
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateAL
LocalityCahaba drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameCahaba
HUC8 Number03150202
Map
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Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1563
Author:Mettee, M.F., P.E. O'Neil, and J.M. Pierson.
Date:1996
Title:Fishes of Alabama and the Mobile Basin.
Publisher:Oxmoor House, Inc, Birmingham, AL.
Pages:820 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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