Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID557769
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StatePA
CountyUnion
LocalityBuffalo Creek at RM 15.55
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower West Branch Susquehanna
HUC8 Number02050206
HUC10 NameBuffalo Creek
HUC10 Number0205020610
HUC12 NameBuffalo Creek-West Branch Susquehanna River
HUC12 Number020502061005
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month5
Collection Year1981
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 [9/19/2019].

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