Anguilla rostrata
Anguilla rostrata
(American Eel)
Native Transplant

6 results for Anguilla rostrata (American Eel)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
40137 OH Lake Erie1844 04260000 Lake Eriefailed
40136 OH Lake Erie1977 04260000 Lake Erieestablished
40138 OHCuyahogaCuyahoga River at Cleveland1856 04110002 Cuyahogafailed
610381 OHLucasLake Erie, Maumee River West Shore Dst. of I75 bridge RM-7.31986 04100010 Cedar-Portageestablished
40139 OHLucasMaumee Bay, Lake Erie1902 04260000 Lake Eriefailed
40140 OHSanduskySandusky River below the dams at Fremont1895 04100011 Sanduskyfailed

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/3/2022].

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