Specimen Information

Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
(Round Goby)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID903007
GroupFishes
GenusNeogobius
Speciesmelanostomus
Common NameRound Goby
StateIL
CountyPike
LocalityIllinois River (RM 68.1) between Meredosia and Naples
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois
HUC8 Number07130011
HUC10 NameWillow Creek-Illinois River
HUC10 Number0713001103
HUC12 NameCamp Creek
HUC12 Number071300110304
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month8
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | dispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size56 mm TL
Photo
Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus
Neogobius melanostomus


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/21/2024].

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