Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID587370
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateGA
CountyPulaski
Locality[No locality description provided by MARIS]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Ocmulgee
HUC8 Number03070104
HUC10 NameLimestone Creek-Ocmulgee River
HUC10 Number0307010403
HUC12 NameTown Creek-Ocmulgee River
HUC12 Number030701040303
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month5
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26408
Author:Loftus, A.
Date:2011
Title:Multi State Aquatic Resources Information System (MARIS) Master Database records via Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation (BISON)
Reference 2
Ref. Number:26390
Author:Georgia Department of Environmental Resources.
Date:2010
Title:Georgia Annual Standardized Reservoir Sampling data via MARIS
Publisher:Georgia Department of Natural Resources
CommentsRecord from Georgia Annual Standardized Reservoir Sampling via BISON
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/29/2020].

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