Specimen Information

Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus
(Goldfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID849261
GroupFishes
GenusCarassius
Speciesauratus
Common NameGoldfish
StateNY
CountyCayuga
LocalitySterling Creek, just NE of Fair Haven Beach State Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameIrondequoit-Ninemile
HUC8 Number04140101
HUC10 NameSterling Creek-Frontal Lake Ontario
HUC10 Number0414010102
HUC12 NameSterling Creek
HUC12 Number041401010203
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month7
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27295
Author:Brady, V.
Date:2015
Title:Great Lakes Coastal Monitoring Project: fish dataset (through 2014)
Publisher:Natural Resources Research Institute, University of Minnesota Duluth
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/14/2020].

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