Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID266574
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityBig Creek, Marsh near Holiday Beach Provincial park, Malden Twp., Essex Co.,
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month6
Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19331
Author:Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters.
Date:2009
Title:OFAH Database All Species - 2009 Download.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2021].

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