Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records.

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Ref IDTypeAuthorDateTitle
29898 DatabaseBowen, A.2017Invasive species monitoring in the Lake Erie and Lake Huron, 2013-2016.
31326 DatabaseBowen, A.2018Invasive Species Catch 2017
34100 DatabaseBowen, A.2020Round Goby and Tubenose Goby Catch 2018-2019 in the Great Lakes Region.
40859 DatabaseBowen, A.2021Tubenose Goby findings in Lakes Huron and Erie
27295 DatabaseBrady, V.2015Great Lakes Coastal Monitoring Project: fish dataset (through 2014)
30327 DatabaseBriggs, A.S.2017Noningenous Fish Collections in the Lower Great Lakes in 2016.
24369 DatabaseCenter for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.2019EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
13979 ReportCudmore-Vokey, B., and E.J. Crossman.2000Checklists of the fish fauna of the Laurentian Great Lakes and their connecting channels. Canadian Manuscript Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2550.
34257 Thesis or DissertationDawson, B.R.2019Dietary Niche and Growth Rate of the Nonnative Tubenose Goby (Proterorhinus semilunaris)
13597 Journal ArticleDillon, A.K., and C.A. Stepien2001Genetic and biogeographic relationships of the invasive round (Neogobius melanostomus) and tubenose (Proterorhinus marmoratus) gobies in the Great Lakes versus Eurasian populations.
26212 DatabaseGBIF2013Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
43177 Journal ArticleGoldsmit, J., Y. Paradis, N. Vachon, V. Boivin, O. Morissette, and A. Drouin2023The western tubenose goby (Proterorhinus semilunaris Heckel, 1837) is expanding its range into the St. Lawrence River: first record in Quebec
34249 Journal ArticleGoretzke, J.A., M.J.S. Windle, and J.M. Farrell2019Range expansion of the western tubenose goby (Proterorhinus semilunaris Heckel, 1837) in eastern Lake Ontario and the upper St. Lawrence River
25392 Journal ArticleGrant, K.A., M.J. Shadle, and G. Andraso2012First report of tubenose goby (Proterorhinus semilunaris) in the eastern basin of Lake Erie.
27462 DatabaseiMapInvasives.2018Pennsylvania iMapInvasives
1044 Journal ArticleJude, D.J., R.H. Reider, and G.R. Smith1992Establishment of gobiidae in the Great Lakes basin
19664 Journal ArticleKocovsky, P.M., J.A. Tallman, D.J. Jude, D.M. Murphy, J.E. Brown, and C.A. Stepien2011Expansion of tubenose gobies Proterorhinus semilunaris into western Lake Erie and potential effects on native species.
27950 DatabaseMichigan State University Board of Trustees.2019Midwest Invasive Species Information Network (MISIN)
34814 DatabaseNowicki, S.2020Round Goby (Neogobius melanostomus) observations in Sea Lamprey control program.
18417 DatabaseOntario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH)2010Exotic species data for Ontario, Canada (unpublished).
20918 Journal ArticlePeterson, G.S., J.C. Hoffman, A.S. Trebitz, C.W. West, and J.R. Kelly2011Establishment patterns of non-native fishes: lessons from the Duluth-Superior harbor and lower St. Louis River, and invasion-prone Great Lakes coastal ecosystem.
28019 Journal ArticlePettitt-Wade, H., K.W. Wellband, D.D. Heath, and A.T. Fisk2015Niche plasticity in invasive fishes in the Great Lakes
20828 DatabaseRoyal Ontario Museum.2011Royal Ontario Museum - Ichthyology Collection.
36787 ReportSchmidt, K.20162016 Fish Surveys and Projects
36785 ReportSchmidt, K.20172017 Fish Surveys and Projects
34062 ReportSlagle, Z.2019Ohio Introduced Fishes in Lake Erie - Dataset
25967 DatabaseSmithsonian Institution2013National Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,
29097 Journal ArticleStauffer, J.R., Jr., J. Schnars, C. Wilson, R. Taylor, and C.K. Murray2016Status of exotic round goby and tubenose goby in Pennsylvania
34255 Thesis or DissertationSun, X.2016Comparison of physiological performance characteristics of two Great Lakes invasive fish species: Round Goby (Neogobius melanostomus) and Tubenose Goby (Proterorhinus semilunaris)
35034 Journal ArticleSun, X., T.B. Johnson and K.G. Drouillard2016Determination of PCB Elimination Coefficients in Round Goby and Tubenose Goby
479 NewsUnknown.1990Beware the tube nose goby. Editorial.
31329 Journal ArticleWellband, K.W., H. Pettitt-Wade, A.T. Fisk, and D.D. Heath2017Differential invasion success in aquatic invasive species: the role of within- and among-population genetic diversity
34331 Journal ArticleWellband, K.W., H. Pettitt-Wade, A.T. Fisk, and D.D. Heath2017Standing genetic diversity and selection at functional gene loci are associated with differential invasion success in two non-native fish species
42083 NewsWolfe, Z.2023‘We’re doomed’: New invasive fish species detected in Quebec lake


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