Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID168121
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateNY
CountyErie
LocalityEllicott Creek in Amherst near the University of Buffalo campus
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNiagara
HUC8 Number04120104
HUC10 NameEllicott Creek
HUC10 Number0412010404
HUC12 NameTown of Amherst-Ellicott Creek
HUC12 Number041201040405
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month10
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30773
Author:Pennuto, C.M., K.A. Cudney, and C.E. Janik.
Date:2018
Title:Fish invasion alters ecosystem function in a small heterotrophic stream
Journal:Biological Invasions
Volume:20
Issue:4
Pages:1033-1047
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size163 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/17/2020].

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