Specimen Information

Acanthogobius flavimanus
Acanthogobius flavimanus
(Yellowfin Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID29257
GroupFishes
GenusAcanthogobius
Speciesflavimanus
Common NameYellowfin Goby
StateCA
CountyMerced
LocalityDelta-Mendota Canal [E of Monterey Bay]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMiddle San Joaquin-Lower Chowchilla
HUC8 Number18040001
Map
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Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:217
Author:Moyle, P.B.
Date:1976
Title:Inland fishes of California.
Publisher:University of California Press Berkeley, CA.
Pages:405 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:265
Author:Brittan, M., A. Albrecht, and J. Hopkirk
Date:1963
Title:An oriental goby collected in the San Joaquin River delta near Stockton, California.
Journal:California Fish and Game
Volume:49
Issue:4
Pages:302-304
CommentsBecame accidentally established after being transported across the Pacific in the seawater system of a ship. Common in shallow, coastal water of Japan, Korea and China.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater-Marine


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