Specimen Information

Anguilla rostrata
Anguilla rostrata
(American Eel)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID40139
GroupFishes
GenusAnguilla
Speciesrostrata
Common NameAmerican Eel
StateOH
CountyLucas
LocalityMaumee Bay, Lake Erie
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Year1902
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
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedbushels


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/8/2020].

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