Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1667890
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateMD
CountyPrince George's
LocalityMaryland, Calvert County, Patuxent River, Magruders Ferry, first creek north and west
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NamePatuxent
HUC8 Number02060006
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month5
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29152
Author:National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Date:2016
Title:NMNH Extant Specimen and Observation Records
Publisher:National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
CommentsSL= 155mm.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMuseum
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 426184
VerifierAguilar, Robert
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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