Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID32178
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateGA
LocalityChattahoochee River drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameApalachicola Basin
HUC8 Number03130000
Map
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Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:90
Author:Dahlberg, M.D., and D.C. Scott
Date:1971
Title:The freshwater fishes of Georgia.
Journal:Bulletin of the Georgia Academy of Science
Volume:29
Pages:1-64
Reference 2
Ref. Number:91
Author:Gilbert, R.J., Jr.
Date:1969
Title:The distribution of fishes in the central Chattahoochee River drainage.
Publisher:Auburn University
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/17/2019].

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