Specimen Information

Gymnocephalus cernua
Gymnocephalus cernua
(Ruffe)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID166764
GroupFishes
GenusGymnocephalus
Speciescernua
Common NameRuffe
StateMI
CountyLuce
LocalityLittle Lake [inlet along Lake Superior]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBetsy-Chocolay
HUC8 Number04020201
HUC10 NameLittle Two Hearted River-Frontal Whitefish Bay
HUC10 Number0402020108
HUC12 NameCarp River-Frontal Lake Superior
HUC12 Number040202010803
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month7
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalfrozen
VerifierBob Moody, Michigan DNR
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size5 inches
Number Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/10/2019].

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