Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID532482
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateIL
CountyTazewell
LocalityIllinois River at RM 157.8
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois-Lake Chautauqua
HUC8 Number07130003
HUC10 NameLamarsh Creek-Illinois River
HUC10 Number0713000303
HUC12 NamePekin Lake-Illinois River
HUC12 Number071300030304
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month9
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25768
Author:U.S. Geological Survey
Date:2011
Title:Mississippi River Long Term Resource Monitoring Program.
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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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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