Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1333125
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StatePA
CountyErie
LocalityLake Erie
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month7
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27462
Author:iMapInvasives.
Date:2018
Title:Pennsylvania iMapInvasives
Publisher:Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program
Reference 2
Ref. Number:26953
Author:Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
Date:2014
Title:Pennsylvania State Record Fish
Publisher:Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
CommentsPA iMapInvasives Obs. ID: PA-2675U. Observed by representative(s) from the PA Fish and Boat Commission, Lake Erie Research Unit. Preservation method was standard
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMark Lethaby (TREC)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number CollectedOne


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/28/2020].

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