Specimen Information

Proterorhinus semilunaris
Proterorhinus semilunaris
(Freshwater Tubenose Goby)

Specimen ID35369
Common NameFreshwater Tubenose Goby
CountySt. Clair
LocalitySt. Clair River, Detroit Edison Company Belle River Power Plant intake structure
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Clair
HUC8 Number04090001
HUC10 Name0409000100
HUC10 Number0409000105
HUC12 Name040900010000
HUC12 Number040900010504
Collection Day13
Collection Month11
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
CommentsSizable beds of submerged aquatic macrophytes and alga Chara. Reported by David J. Jude, Freshwater Physicians Inc. Brighton, MI and Robert Haas, MI Dept. of Fisheries, Mt. Clemens, MI. Another collection was made on a different day for a total of 2 fish between both days. See other specimen number.
Record TypePersonal communication
Museum Cat NumberUniv. of Michigan
VerifierGerald R. Smith, U. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Year Class1
Size45 and 52 mm TL


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