Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID26238
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateAL
CountyLee
LocalitySougahatchee Creek 1.8 miles NE of Loachapoka
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Tallapoosa
HUC8 Number03150110
HUC10 NameSougahatchee Creek
HUC10 Number0315011001
HUC12 NameUpper Sougahatchee Creek
HUC12 Number031501100102
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierTENTATIVE ID - Malcom Pierson, VERIFIED BY - John
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size453.2 g


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/28/2020].

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