Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID273896
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateWI
CountyMilwaukee
LocalityMilwaukee River at Estabrook Park in Milwaukee just below the Falls (6.8 mi upstream from the mouth)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMilwaukee
HUC8 Number04040003
HUC10 NameLower Milwaukee River-Frontal Lake Michigan
HUC10 Number0404000306
HUC12 NameMilwaukee River
HUC12 Number040400030606
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month9
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
CommentsCoordinates adjusted.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Disposalpreserved
VerifierWill Warzyn, Wisconsin DNR
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected36
Size31-95 mm; <1-13 g


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/4/2022].

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