Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID281648
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateNY
CountyNiagara
LocalityNiagara River at Cayuga Island, Niagara Falls, NY
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNiagara
HUC8 Number04120104
HUC10 NameNiagara River
HUC10 Number0412010406
HUC12 NameCity of North Tonawanda-Niagara River
HUC12 Number041201040604
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month10
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24182
Author:New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
Date:2012
Title:New York State Fish Data from Public Waters.
Publisher:New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
CommentsNY ObservationID = 13768
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2021].

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