Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID33809
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityIndian Creek in Chicago
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameChicago
HUC8 Number7120003
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month7
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
CommentsAdults were rare.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierPat Charlebois, IL-IN Sea Grant
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classadult


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