Specimen Information

Gymnocephalus cernua
Gymnocephalus cernua
(Ruffe)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1247613
GroupFishes
GenusGymnocephalus
Speciescernua
Common NameRuffe
StateMN
CountySt. Louis
LocalityLake Superior, St. Louis River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Louis
HUC8 Number04010201
HUC10 NameSaint Louis River
HUC10 Number0401020116
HUC12 NameSpirit Lake-Saint Louis River
HUC12 Number040102011603
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month8
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28562
Author:Myers, J.
Date:2016
Title:Ruffe survey data in Lake Superior for 2015 (unpublished).
Publisher:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Ashland, WI
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/9/2019].

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