Specimen Information

Acanthogobius flavimanus
Acanthogobius flavimanus
(Yellowfin Goby)
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID276519
GroupMarine Fishes
Common NameYellowfin Goby
CountySanta Clara
LocalityLeslie Salt Company evaporation ponds at Alviso
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Francisco Bay
HUC8 Number18050004
HUC10 NameSan Francisco Bay
HUC10 Number1805000410
HUC12 NameSan Francisco Bay Estuaries
HUC12 Number180500041001
Collection Month12
Collection Year1966
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1078
Author:Brittan, M.R., J.D. Hopkirk, J.D. Conners, and M. Martin
Title:Explosive spread of the oriental goby Acanthogobius flavimanus in the San Francisco Bay-Delta region of California.
Journal:Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences
Reference 2
Ref. Number:20826
Author:California Academy of Sciences.
Title:California Academy of Sciences - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:California Academy of Sciences.
CommentsDate range given as entire month of December, 1964
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberCAS 213686
VerifierHopkirk, J. D.
Number Collected4
Size141-153 mm


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