Specimen Information

Anguilla rostrata
Anguilla rostrata
(American Eel)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID40137
GroupFishes
GenusAnguilla
Speciesrostrata
Common NameAmerican Eel
StateOH
LocalityLake Erie
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
Map
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Collection Year1844
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:2
Author:Trautman, M.B.
Date:1981
Title:The fishes of Ohio.
Publisher:Ohio State University Press
Pages:782 pp
CommentsWelland Canal
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/28/2020].

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