Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID587383
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateIA
CountyDavis
Locality[No locality description provided by MARIS]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Des Moines
HUC8 Number07100009
HUC10 NameSoap Creek
HUC10 Number0710000906
HUC12 NameMiddle Soap Creek
HUC12 Number071000090605
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month9
Collection Year2003
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:26392
Author:Iowa Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2005
Title:Iowa Freshwater Fisheries Database via MARIS
Publisher:Iowa Department of Natural Resources.
CommentsRecord from Iowa Freshwater Fisheries Database via BISON
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/5/2020].

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