Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID39879
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateOH
CountyOttawa
LocalityLake Erie, off Marblehead (Catawba Island) just north of Sandusky, Ohio
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04260000
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0426000002
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number042600000200
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month6
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalpreserved
Museum Cat Numbersent to Ohio State Univ.
VerifierCary Knight, Ohio DNR, Fairport Harbor, Ohio
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size115 mm


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