Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1633380
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateIL
CountyLaSalle
LocalityIllinois River, Starved Rock State Park, Plum Island, river mile 230.5
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois-Senachwine Lake
HUC8 Number07130001
HUC10 NameClark Creek-Illinois River
HUC10 Number0713000102
HUC12 NameLa Salle Canyon-Illinois River
HUC12 Number071300010203
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month8
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:33945
Author:Illinois Natural History Survey
Date:2019
Title:Neogobius melanostomus, Round Goby data.
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberINHS 110557
VerifierIllinois Natural History Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/31/2020].

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