Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID40351
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityLake Erie, near Middle Sister Island
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04260000
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0426000002
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number042600000200
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month8
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierBill Ray, Dept. Bio. Sci., U. Windsor, Windsor, ON
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected35
Size~100 mm


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