Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID40347
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
CountryCanada
StateONT
CountyKent
LocalityLake Erie at Erieau Harbour (south of Blenheim, Ont.)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04260000
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0426000002
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number042600000200
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month7
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
CommentsMale weighed 41 g. Stomach contained 2 zebra mussels.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierDr. Steve Nepszy, Ontario Ministry of Natural Reso
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Class1
Size142 mm


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