Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1691734
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityLake Calumet, Chicago, Illinois
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Calumet-Galien
HUC8 Number04040001
HUC10 NameCalumet River-Frontal Lake Michigan
HUC10 Number0404000106
HUC12 NameCalumet River-Frontal Lake Michigan
HUC12 Number040400010606
Map
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Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31498
Author:Halas, D., N. Lovejoy, and N. E. Mandrak
Date:2018
Title:Undetected diversity of goldfish (Carassius spp.) in North America 
Journal:Aquatic Invasions
Volume:13
Issue:2
Pages:211-219
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat NumberGenbank: MG281869-MG281873
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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