Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID34076
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateIN
CountyPorter
LocalityLake Michigan at Port of Indiana, Indiana (public access fishing site)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number04060200
HUC10 NameLake Michigan
HUC10 Number0406020000
HUC12 NameLake Michigan
HUC12 Number040602000000
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposaldiscarded
VerifierJim Francis, Indiana DNR, Michigan City, IN
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size140 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/23/2020].

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