Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2316
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionGastropods (as well as chironomid larvae, caddisfly larvae, and ostracods) were consistently among the most preferred prey items consumed by Neogobius melanostomus, whereas dreissenids (as well as leeches and freshwater mites) were consistently avoided.
Reference24154
Notes 
Great Lakes RegionYes
Cost 
Locationupper St. Lawrence River

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/5/2021].

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