Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID40164
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateOH
CountyLucas
LocalityCrane Creek Estuary near mouth at Lake Erie [~1 mi W of Crane Creek State Park]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCedar-Portage
HUC8 Number04100010
HUC10 NameCedar Creek-Frontal Lake Erie
HUC10 Number0410001007
HUC12 NameCrane Creek-Frontal Lake Erie
HUC12 Number041000100702
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month7
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalfrozen
Museum Cat NumberUSFWS Alpena, MI
VerifierU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Alpena, MI
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5
Year Classjuvenile
Size23 - 48 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/19/2020].

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