Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID587677
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateNJ
CountyHunterdon
Locality[No locality description provided by MARIS]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRaritan
HUC8 Number02030105
HUC10 NameSouth Branch Raritan River
HUC10 Number0203010501
HUC12 NameUpper South Branch Raritan River
HUC12 Number020301050105
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month7
Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
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:26406
Author:New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife
Date:2013
Title:NJDRW Freshwater Fisheries Database via MARIS
Publisher:New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife
CommentsRecord from NJDFW 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 [6/7/2020].

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