Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID166626
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateIL
CountyPeoria
LocalityIllinois River, just below Peoria Lock and Dam RM 158
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois-Lake Chautauqua
HUC8 Number07130003
HUC10 NameLamarsh Creek-Illinois River
HUC10 Number0713000303
HUC12 NamePekin Lake-Illinois River
HUC12 Number071300030304
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month7
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26368
Author:Irons, K.S., M.A. McClelland, and M.A. Pegg
Date:2006
Title:Expansion of the round goby in the Illinois Waterway.
Journal:American Midland Naturalist
Volume:156
Issue:1
Pages:198-200
Record TypeLiterature
Disposalpreserved
Museum Cat NumberINHS 98931
VerifierK. Irons. Illinois Natural History Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size20 mm TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/5/2020].

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