Specimen Information

Proterorhinus semilunaris
Proterorhinus semilunaris
(Freshwater Tubenose Goby)

Specimen ID35349
Common NameFreshwater Tubenose Goby
CountySt. Clair
LocalityCove next to Detroit Edison County Belle River Power Plant intake structure. Three collections were made, each on a different day. A total of 27 fish were collected. See the following two item numbers.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Clair
HUC8 Number04090001
HUC10 Name0409000100
HUC10 Number0409000100
HUC12 Name040900010000
HUC12 Number040900010000
Collection Day30
Collection Month11
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
CommentsSizable beds of submerged aquatic macrophytes and alga Chara. David J. Jude, Freshwater Physicians Inc. Brighton, MI (313) 763-3183; Robert Haas, MI Dept. of Fisheries. Mt. Clemens, MI (313) 465-4771
Record TypePersonal communication
Museum Cat NumberUniv. of Michigan
VerifierGerald R. Smith, U.of MI, Ann Arbor, 48109, 313-76
Number Collected27
Year Class1
Size45-87mm total length


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/20/2019].

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