Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID42244
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StatePA
CountyErie
LocalityLake Erie just off Walnut Creek near the city of Erie
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month10
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
Disposalpreserved
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size62-72 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/21/2020].

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