Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID35359
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateMI
LocalityLake Huron
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid Type 
HUC8 NameLake Huron
HUC8 Number04240002
Map
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Collection Year1880
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:460
Author:Emery, L.
Date:1985
Title:Review of fish introduced into the Great Lakes, 1819-1974. Technical Report No. 45.
Publisher:Great Lakes Fishery Commission, Ann Arbor, MI.
Pages:31 pp
CommentsYear is approximate. See Emery, L., 1985.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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