Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID238785
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateWA
CountyKlickitat
LocalityJohn Day Reservior (aka Lake Umatilla)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Columbia-Lake Wallula
HUC8 Number17070101
HUC10 NameLower Lake Umatilla
HUC10 Number1707010114
HUC12 NameJohn Day Dam-Lake Umatilla
HUC12 Number170701011408
Map
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Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13708
Author:Wydoski, R.S., and R.R. Whitney.
Date:2003
Title:Inland Fishes of Washington. Second Edition.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD in association with University of Washington Press, Seattle.
Pages:322 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected19
Size2.8-9.8 inches (fork length)


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2020].

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