Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID276829
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateMN
CountySt. Louis
LocalitySt. Louis River at Lake Superior
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Louis
HUC8 Number04010201
HUC10 NameSaint Louis River
HUC10 Number0401020116
HUC12 NameSaint Louis River
HUC12 Number040102011604
Map
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Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:20918
Author:Peterson, G.S., J.C. Hoffman, A.S. Trebitz, C.W. West, and J.R. Kelly
Date:2011
Title:Establishment patterns of non-native fishes: lessons from the Duluth-Superior harbor and lower St. Louis River, and invasion-prone Great Lakes coastal ecosystem.
Journal:Journal of Great Lakes Research
Volume:37
Pages:349-358
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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