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Fish Species Description


Carassius auratus

(Linnaeus, 1758)

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Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Alternate Names:

Status: Introduced


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Unknown if this species is established within these watersheds.

Basin Distribution in Georgia:

Introduced, potentially statewide.

Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:

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