Anguilla rostrata
Anguilla rostrata
(American Eel)
Native Transplant

17 results for Anguilla rostrata (American Eel)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
1339776   Muskegon (HUC8) non-specific1981 04060102 Muskegonestablished
27450 AZMohaveLake Mead1973 15010005 Lake Meadfailed
30326 CO San Luis Valley (Rio Grande headwaters drainage)1986 13010003 San Luisfailed
275127 MNCarltonBlackhoof River, tributary of the Nemadji River1978 04010301 Beartrap-Nemadjiunknown
159854 NCYanceyNolichucky River2000 06010108 Nolichuckyfailed
37373 NEDouglasElkhorn River near Omaha1873 10220003 Lower Elkhornfailed
38955 NVClarkLake Mead National Recreation Area1973 15010005 Lake Meadfailed
27451 NVClarkLake Mead, Overton Arm1973 15010005 Lake Meadfailed
40138 OHCuyahogaCuyahoga River at Cleveland1856 04110002 Cuyahogafailed
610381 OHLucasLake Erie, Maumee River West Shore Dst. of I75 bridge RM-7.31986 04100010 Cedar-Portageestablished
40140 OHSanduskySandusky River below the dams at Fremont1895 04100011 Sanduskyfailed
610382 PAErieNnt Little Conneaut Creek, Ashtabula.1997 05010004 Frenchunknown
1337376 WIDouglasBrule River1970 04010301 Beartrap-Nemadjiestablished
275146 WIDouglasBrule River, at mouth1970 04010301 Beartrap-Nemadjiunknown
275143 WIDouglasLake Nebagamon in Douglas County1966 04010301 Beartrap-Nemadjiestablished
275144 WIDouglasLake Nebagamon in Douglas County1970 04010301 Beartrap-Nemadjiestablished
275145 WIDouglasLake Nebagamon in Douglas County1973 04010301 Beartrap-Nemadjiunknown

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2023].

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