Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID34792
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateLA
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameUnknown or N/A
Map
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Collection Year1967
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:65
Author:Douglas, N.H., and J.T. Davis.
Date:1967
Title:A checklist of the freshwater fishes of Louisiana.
Publisher:Louisiana Wild Life and Fisheries Commission.
Pages:29 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/27/2020].

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