Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)

Specimen ID35356
Common NameRound Goby
CountySt. Clair
LocalitySt. Clair River, Cove next to Detroit Edison County Belle River Power Plant intake structure.
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. Another collection was made, Item number 1285, for total of 7 fish between both collections.
Record TypePersonal communication
Museum Cat NumberUniv. of Michigan
VerifierDoug Nelson, U. of MI, Ann Arbor, 48109 313-764-0
Number Collected7
Year Class2
Size29-121 mm TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/4/2020].

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