Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID28570
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateCA
CountySanta Clara
LocalityLlagas Creek downstream of Chesbro Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NamePajaro
HUC8 Number18060002
Map
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Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:72
Author:Smith, J.J.
Date:1982
Title:Fishes of the Pajaro River system.
Publisher:University of California Press
Pages:83-170
CommentsDominated the creek in 1973, rare by the end of 1974
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/28/2020].

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