Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID557696
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StatePA
CountyLancaster
LocalityDonegal Creek at RM 1.6
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Susquehanna
HUC8 Number02050306
HUC10 NameChickies Creek
HUC10 Number0205030608
HUC12 NameDonegal Creek
HUC12 Number020503060803
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month4
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26264
Author:Pennsylvania Sea Grant.
Date:2013
Title:Pennsylvania's Field Guide to Aquatic Invasive Species.
Publisher:Pennsylvania Sea Grant
Pages:185 p.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/22/2019].

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