Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID274333
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateOH
CountyOttawa
LocalityOttawa National Wildlife Refuge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCedar-Portage
HUC8 Number04100010
HUC10 NameCedar Creek-Frontal Lake Erie
HUC10 Number0410001007
HUC12 NameCrane Creek-Frontal Lake Erie
HUC12 Number041000100702
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19663
Author:Puzach, C.
Date:2010
Title:La Crosse fish health center solves goldfish mystery.
Journal:Fish Lines
Volume:9
Issue:2
Pages:10
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected27


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/1/2021].

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