Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID268977
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityHamilton Harbour near Burlington Golf Club, Barton Twp.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month6
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18417
Author:Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH)
Date:2010
Title:Exotic species data for Ontario, Canada (unpublished).
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2021].

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