Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Anguilla rostrata listed in key words.

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37861 Journal Article Aguilar, R., M.B. Ogburn, A.C. Driskell, L.A. Weigt, M.C. Groves, and A.H. Hines. 2017. Gutsy genetics: identification of digested piscine prey items in the stomach contents of sympatric native and introduced warmwater catfishes via DNA barcoding. Environmental Biology of Fishes 100(4):4.
23905 Journal Article Aieta, A.E., and K. Oliveira. 2009. Distribution, prevalence, and intensity of the swim bladder parasite Anguillicola crassus in New England and eastern Canada. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 84:229-235.
37502 Journal Article Andrews, S.N., K. Zelman, T. Ellis, T. Linnansaari, and R.A. Curry. 2018. Diet of Striped Bass and Muskellunge downstream of a large hydroelectric dam: A preliminary investigation into suspected Atlantic Salmon smolt predation. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 38(3):3.
1809 Journal Article Bailey, R.M., and G.R. Smith. 1981. Origin and geography of the fish fauna of the Laurentian Great Lakes basin. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 38(12):1539-1561.
37863 Journal Article Baras, E., D. Jeandrin, B. Serouge, and J.C. Philippart. 1998. Seasonal variations in time and space utilization by radio-tagged yellow eels Anguilla anguilla (L.) in a small stream. Hydrobiologia 371/372.
23904 Journal Article Barse, A.M., and D.H. Secor. 1999. An exotic nematode parasite of the American eel. Fisheries 24(2):6-10.
271 Book Becker, G.C. 1983. Fishes of Wisconsin. University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, WI.
37864 Journal Article Blakeslee, C.J., H.S. Galbraith, and R.M. Deems. 2018. The effects of rearing temperature on American glass eels. Agricultural Sciences 9(8):8.
16431 Journal Article Bronte, C.R., M.P. Ebener, D.R. Schreiner, D.S. DeVault, M.M. Petzold, D.A. Jensen, C. Richards, and S.J. Lorenzo. 2003. Fish community change in Lake Superior, 1970-2000. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences(60):1552-1574.
737 Journal Article Busch, W.N., D.H. Davies, and S.J. Nepszy. 1977. Establishment of white perch, Morone americana, in Lake Erie. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 34(7):1039-1041.
20826 Database California Academy of Sciences. 2011. California Academy of Sciences - Ichthyology Collection Database. California Academy of Sciences.
37860 Book Chapter Casselman, J.M. 2003. Dynamics of resources of the American Eel, Anguilla rostrata: Declining abundance in the 1990s in Aida, K. et al, ed. Eel Biology. Springer Japan.
37852 Journal Article Castonguay, M., P.V. Hodson, C.M. Couillard, M.J. Eckersley, J.D. Dutil, and G. Verreault. 1994. Why is recruitment of the American eel, Anguilla rostrata, declining in the St. Lawrence River and Gulf? Canadian Journal of Fisheries Aquatic Science 51.
19760 Journal Article Cochran, P.A. 1981. An unusually small American eel (Anguilla rostrata) from the Lake Superior drainage. Canadian Field-Naturalist 95:97-98.
37853 Report COSEWIC. 2006. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the American eel Anguilla rostrata in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
13979 Report Cudmore-Vokey, B., and E.J. Crossman. 2000. Checklists of the fish fauna of the Laurentian Great Lakes and their connecting channels. Canadian Manuscript Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2550. Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Burlington, Ontario.
37880 Report Facey, D.E., and M.J. van den Avyle. 1987. Species profiles: life histories and environmental requirements of coastal fishes and invertebrates (North Atlantic) - American eel. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Biological Report 82 (11.74). U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, TR EL-82-4.
38459 Report Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 2016. Aquatic nusiance species status report. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
37871 Journal Article Fries, L.T., D.J. Williams, and S. Johnson. 1996. Occurrence of Anguillicola crassus, an exotic parasitic swimbladder nematode of eels, in the southeastern United States. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 125(5):5.<0794:noocae>;2.
26212 Database GBIF. 2013. Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database. Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Accessed on 05/01/2013.
37854 Journal Article Haro, A., W. Richkus, K. Whalen, A. Hoar, W. Dieter Busch, S. Lary, T. Brush, and D. Dixon. 2000. Population decline of the American eel: implications for research and management. Fisheries 25(9):9.<0007:PDOTAE>2.0.CO;2.
31634 Journal Article Heckmann, R.A., C.W. Thompson, and D.A. White. 1981. Fishes of Utah Lake. Great Basin Naturalist Memoirs 5(8):107-127.
37872 Journal Article Hein, J.L., I. de Buron, W.A. Roumillat, W.C. Post, A.P. Hazel, and S.A. Arnott. 2016. Infection of newly recruited American eels (Anguilla rostrata) by the invasive swimbladder parasite Anguillicoloides crassus in a US Atlantic tidal creek. ICES Journal of Marine Science 73(1):1.
24408 Report Helfrich, L.A., C.R. Liston, B. Mefford, and R. Bark. 2000. Assessment of Survival and Condition of Fish Passed Through a Hidrostal Pump at the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Tracy Fish Collection Facility, California. Bureau of Reclamation, Mid-Pacific Region and the Technical Service Center.
30780 Report Hendrickson, D.A. 2017. American Eels in Texas – a review of what is known, what is being done to learn more, and how you can help. University of Texas, Austin, TX.
37855 Journal Article Hill, L.G. 1969. Reactions of the American eel to dissolved oxygen tensions. The Texas Journal of Science 20(4):4.
37858 Book Hoffman, G.L. 1967. Parasites of North American freshwater fishes. 1 edition. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA.
30711 Web Page Jacoby, D., J. Casselman, M. DeLucia, G.A. Hammerson, and M. Gollock. 2014. Anguilla rostrata. Created on 08/27/2014. Accessed on 10/13/2017.
37873 Journal Article Kennedy, C.R., and D.J. Fitch. 1990. Colonization, larval survival and epidemiology of the nematode Anguillicola crassus, parasitic in the eel, Anguilla anguilla, in Britain. Journal of Fish Biology 36(2):2.
38462 Report Kingsley-Smith, P., and D. Knott. 2014. SCDNR Marine Resources Research Institute report to GSARP. South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.
37865 Journal Article Knopf, K., J. W├╝rtz, B. Sures, and H. Taraschewski. 1998. Impact of low water temperature on the development of Anguillicola crassus in the final host Anguilla anguilla. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 33.
37856 Journal Article Laffaille, P., E. Feunteun, A. Acou, and J.C. Lefeuvre. 2000. Role of European eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) in the transfer of organic matter between marine and freshwater systems. Verhandlungen des Internationalen Verein Limnologie 27.
37874 Journal Article Lellis, W.A., B.S. White, J.C. Cole, C.S. Johnson, E.V.S. Gray, H.S. Galbraith, and J.L. Devers. 2013. Newly documented host fishes for the eastern elliptio mussel Elliptio complanata. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management 4(1):1.
37875 Journal Article Litt, M.A., N. Young, N.W.R. Lapointe, and S.J. Cooke. 2021. Angler interactions with American eel (Anguilla rostrata): Exploring perspectives and behaviors toward an imperiled fish. Fisheries Research 234:105781.
37876 Journal Article Liu, Y., W.X. Li, D. Li, and P. Nie. 2021. Identification of Dermocystidium anguillae Spangenberg, 1975 from the American eel Anguilla rostrata (Lesueur, 1817) and Chinese perch Siniperca chuatsi (Basilewsky, 1855). Aquaculture 531:735793.
37866 Journal Article Lloyst, M.H.M., T.C. Pratt, S.M. Reid, and M.G. Fox. 2015. Nearshore habitat associations of stocked American eel, Anguilla rostrata, in Lake Ontario and the upper St. Lawrence River. Journal of Great Lakes Research 41(3):3.
37867 Journal Article Lookabaugh, P.S., and P.L. Angermeier. 1992. Diet Patterns of American Eel, Anguilla rostrata, in the James River Drainage, Virginia. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 7(4):4.
37846 Report MacGregor, R., J. Casselman, L. Greig, J. Dettmers, W.A. Allen, L. McDermott, and T. Haxton. 2013. Recovery strategy for the American Eel (Anguilla rostrata) in Ontario. Ontario Recovery Strategy Series. Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada.
37868 Journal Article Machut, L.S., K.E. Limburg, R.E. Schmidt, and D. Dittman. 2007. Anthropogenic impacts on American Eel demographics in Hudson River Tributaries, New York. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 136(6):6.
559 Journal Article McCosker, J.E. 1989. Freshwater eels (Family Anguillidae) in California: current conditions and future senarios. California Fish and Game 75(1):4-10.
37869 Journal Article Meffe, G.K., and A.L. Sheldon. 1988. The influence of habitat structure on fish assemblage composition in southeastern blackwater streams. American Midland Naturalist 120(2):2.
1776 Book Chapter Milner, J.W. 1874. Report on the propagation of the shad (Alosa sapidissima) and its introduction into new waters by the U.S. Fish Commissioner in 1873. Pages 419-451 in Report of the commissioner for 1872-1873. United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries. Washington, DC.
109 Book Minckley, W.L. 1973. Fishes of Arizona. Arizona Fish and Game Department, Phoenix, AZ.
38765 Journal Article Moser, M.L., W.S. Patrick, and J.U. Crutchfield. 2001. Infection of american eels, Anguilla rostrata, by an introduced nematode parasite, Anguillicola crassus, in North Carolina. Copeia 2001(3):848-853.[0848:IOAEAR]2.0.CO;2.
37870 Journal Article Ogden, J.C. 1970. Relative abundance, food habits, and age of the American eel, Anguilla rostrata (LeSueur), in certain New Jersey stream. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 99(1):1.<54:RAFHAA>2.0.CO;2.
25980 Database Ohio State University. 2013. Ohio State University Museum ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. Created on 11/29/2011. Accessed on 04/11/2013.
29542 Report O'Neal, R.P. 1997. Muskegon River Watershed Assessment. Michigan Department of Natural Resources.
28414 Journal Article Phelps, Q.E., J.W. Ridings, and D.P. Herzog. 2014. American Eel population characteristics in the upper Mississippi River. American Midland Naturalist 171:165-171.
204 Report Popov, B.H., and J.B. Low. 1953. Game, fur animal, and fish introductions into Utah. Misc. Publication No. 4. Utah State Department of Fish and Game, Salt Lake City, UT.
37877 Journal Article Pratt, T.C., L.M. O'Connor, J.A. Stacey, D.R. Stanley, A. Mathers, L.E. Johnson, S.M. Reid, G. Verreault, and J. Pearce. 2019. Pattern of Anguillicoloides crassus infestation in the St. Lawrence River watershed. Journal of Great Lakes Research 45(5):5.
1385 Conference Proceedings Rinne, J.N. 1995. The effects of introduced fishes on native fishes: Arizona, Southwestern United States. Pages 149-159 in Philipp, D.P., J.M. Epifano, J.E. Marsden, J.E. Claassen, and R.J. Wolotina, Jr, eds. Protection of aquatic diversity. Proceedings of the World Fisheries Congress, Theme 3. Oxford & IBH Publishing Company. New Delhi, India.
19757 Database Royal Ontario Museum Fish Collections. 2011. Royal Ontario Museum Fish Collections - Anguilla rostrata.
37847 Book Chapter Schmidt, R.E., R. Petersson, and T.R. Lake. 2006. Hudson River tributaries in the lives of fishes with emphasis on the American Eel. Page 365 in Waldman, J., K. Limburg, and D. Strayer, eds. Hudson River fishes and their environment. American Fisheries Society.
870 Book Scott, W.B., and E.J. Crossman. 1973. Freshwater fishes of Canada. Bulletin 184. Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
37848 Book Sheldon, W.W. 1974. Elver in Maine: techniques of locating, catching, and holding. Maine Department of Marine Resources, Augusta, ME.
37849 Web Page Shepherd, G. 2006. American eel (Anguilla rostrata) status of fishery resources off the northeastern US. NOAA Northeast Fisheries Science Center. Accessed on 06/13/2011.
13973 Report Shute, P.W., and D.A. Etnier. 2000. Southeastern fishes council regional report - 2000.
127 Book Sigler, W.F., and R.R. Miller. 1963. Fishes of Utah. Utah Department of Fish and Game, Salt Lake City, UT.
37850 Book Chapter Simon, T.P. 1999. Assessment of Balon’s reproductive guilds with application to midwestern North American freshwater fishes in Simon, T.P, ed. Assessing the sustainability and biological integrity of water resources using fish communities. 1 edition. CRC Press. Boca Raton, FL.
32 Journal Article Smith, H.M. 1896. A review of the history and results of the attempts to acclimatize fish and other water animals in the Pacific states. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission 15:379-472.
25967 Database Smithsonian Institution. 2013. National Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Created on 07/09/2007. Accessed on 04/10/2013.
23903 Journal Article Sokolowski, M.S., and A.D.M. Dove. 2006. Histopathological examination of wild American eels infected with Anguillicola crassus. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 18:257-262.
37878 Journal Article Spikkeland, I., J.B. Olsen, R. Kasbo, K.M. Olsen, and J.P. Nilssen. 2020. The invasive amphipod Gammarus tigrinus Sexton, 1939 conquering the north of Europe using a new pathway: the first recordings from Norway. Fauna norvegica 40.
30875 Database Texas Memorial Museum. 2013. Texas Natural History Collection. Texas Memorial Museum, Austin, TX. Created on 05/21/2013. Accessed on 12/28/2017.
2 Book Trautman, M.B. 1981. The fishes of Ohio. Ohio State University Press, Columbus, OH.
37851 Report United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). 2005. American Eel. Anguilla rostrata. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Hadley, MA.
24434 Database Unknown. 2012. California eel records from Fishnet. Accessed 3/20/2012.
37857 Report Van den Avyle, M.J. 1984. Species profiles: life histories and environmental requirements of coastal fishes and invertebrates (South Atlantic)- American eel. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service FWS/OBS-82/11.24. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, TR EL-82-4.
37879 Journal Article Warshafsky, Z.T., T.D. Tuckey, W.K. Vogelbein, R.J. Latour, and A.R. Wargo. 2019. Temporal, spatial, and biological variation of nematode epidemiology in American eels. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 76(10):10.
23906 Journal Article Wielgoss, S., H. Taraschewski, A. Meyer, and T. Wirth. 2008. Population structure of the parasitic nematode Anguillicola crassus, an invader of declining North Atlantic eel stocks. Molecular Ecology 17:3478-3495.
560 Journal Article Williamson, G.R., and O. Tabeta. 1991. Search for Anguilla eels on the west coast of North America and on the Aleutian and Hawaiian Islands. Japanese Journal of Ichthyology 38:315-317.
679 Book Chapter Zuckerman, L.D., and R.J. Behnke. 1986. Introduced fishes in the San Luis Valley, Colorado. Pages 435-453 in Stroud, R.H, ed. Fish culture in fisheries management. Proceedings of a symposium on the role of fish culture in fisheries management at Ozark, MO. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, MD.


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