Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID35800
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateMN
CountyDakota
LocalityMinnesota River below Fort Snelling
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Minnesota
HUC8 Number07020012
HUC10 NameMinnesota River
HUC10 Number0702001211
HUC12 NameMinnesota River
HUC12 Number070200121110
Map
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Collection Year1947
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:74
Author:Eddy, S., and J.C. Underhill.
Date:1974
Title:Northern fishes, with special reference to the upper Mississippi Valley. 3rd edition.
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN.
Pages:414 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:76
Author:Eddy, S., and T. Surber.
Date:1947
Title:Northern fishes, with special reference to the upper Mississippi Valley.
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press
Pages:276 pp
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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