Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID34465
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateKY
LocalityKentucky River, upper, and Red River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Kentucky
HUC8 Number05100205
Map
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Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:82
Author:Burr, B.M., and M.L. Warren, Jr.
Date:1986
Title:A distributional atlas of Kentucky fishes. Scientific and Technical Series No. 4.
Publisher:Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission
Pages:398 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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