Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID294545
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateMI
CountyMacomb
LocalityLake St. Clair
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake St. Clair
HUC8 Number04090002
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month1
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25643
Author:Unknown
Date:2013
Title:3-lb. goldfish stuns fisherman
Publisher:Cable News Network
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size3 lb. 15 inches


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/19/2020].

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