Specimen Information

Acanthogobius flavimanus
Acanthogobius flavimanus
(Yellowfin Goby)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID276541
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusAcanthogobius
Speciesflavimanus
Common NameYellowfin Goby
StateCA
CountyAlameda
LocalityDelta-Mendota Canal, at Tracy (now C.W. "Bill" Jones) Pumping Plant
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Joaquin Delta
HUC8 Number18040003
HUC10 NameOld River
HUC10 Number1804000306
HUC12 NameCalifton Court Forebay
HUC12 Number180400030604
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month3
Collection Year1966
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1078
Author:Brittan, M.R., J.D. Hopkirk, J.D. Conners, and M. Martin
Date:1970
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
Volume:38
Pages:207-214
Reference 2
Ref. Number:20826
Author:California Academy of Sciences.
Date:2011
Title:California Academy of Sciences - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:California Academy of Sciences.
Commentsadult, taken from fish screen
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberCAS 213693
VerifierHopkirk, J. D.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size158 mm


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