Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID557724
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StatePA
CountyPike
LocalityLackawaxen River at RM 4
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLackawaxen
HUC8 Number02040103
HUC10 NameLackawaxen River
HUC10 Number0204010306
HUC12 NameLackawaxen River-Delaware River
HUC12 Number020401030603
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month6
Collection Year1978
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 [11/19/2019].

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