Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID34407
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateKY
CountyEdmonson
LocalityNolin River Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Green
HUC8 Number05110001
HUC10 NameLower Nolin River
HUC10 Number0511000111
HUC12 NameConoloway Creek-Nolin River
HUC12 Number051100011106
Map
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Collection Year1975
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:163
Author:Clay, W.M.
Date:1975
Title:The Fishes of Kentucky.
Publisher:Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources
Pages:416 pp
Commentsabundant
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/12/2020].

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