Specimen Information

Carassius auratus × Cyprinus carpio
Carassius auratus × Cyprinus carpio
(Goldfish × Common Carp)
Exotic Hybrid

Specimen ID1680267
Speciesauratus × Cyprinus carpio
Common NameGoldfish × Common Carp
LocalityChicago Sanitary and Ship Canal
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDes Plaines
HUC8 Number07120004
HUC10 NameChicago Sanitary and Ship Canal-Des Plaines River
HUC10 Number0712000407
HUC12 NameGoose Lake-Des Plaines River
HUC12 Number071200040706
Collection Day26
Collection Month10
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
CommentsBarcode: 2021102614063779
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierIllinois Aquatic Nuisance Species Program
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/29/2024].

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