Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID33668
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityLake Michigan at Montrose Harbor [Chicago]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePike-Root
HUC8 Number4040002
HUC10 NameWaukegan River-Frontal Lake Michigan
HUC10 Number0404000205
HUC12 NameDiversey Harbor-Frontal Lake Michigan
HUC12 Number040400020502
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month8
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
CommentsAdults were rare-common.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierPat Charlebois, IL-IN Sea Grant
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classadult


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