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Rudd

Rudd

Rudd Scardinius erythrophthalmus  Home 9 Invaders 9 Category: Fish ( Page 2 ) Background Rudd is an invasive fish native to Europe that has been found in scattered locations in the lower Great Lakes. A member of the minnow family, the fish was...
Round Goby

Round Goby

Round Goby Neogobius melanostomus  Home 9 Search query for: Round Goby Background The Round Goby is a small, bottom-dwelling invasive fish, native to the Black and Caspian seas in eastern Europe. It was first found in North America in 1990, in the St....
Prussian Carp

Prussian Carp

Prussian Carp Carassius gibelio  Home 9 Tag: Prussian Carp What is Ontario Doing? To prevent this unwanted invader from coming into the province, Ontario has regulated Prussian Carp as prohibited under the Invasive Species Act, 2015 . For more information...
Rainbow Smelt

Rainbow Smelt

Rainbow Smelt Osmerus mordax  Home 9 Search query for: Rainbow smelt Background Rainbow Smelt is a predatory fish native to the north Atlantic coastal regions of North America as well as a few lakes in the Ottawa Valley in the St. Lawrence River...
Northern Snakehead

Northern Snakehead

Northern Snakehead Channa argus  Home 9 2021 9 February What is Ontario Doing? To prevent this unwanted invader from coming into the province, Ontario has regulated all 28 species of snakehead, including Northern Snakehead, as prohibited under...
Goldfish

Goldfish

Goldfish Carassius auratus  Home 9 2021 9 February Background The Goldfish is a well-known species of fish that has been sold world-wide for use in aquariums, ponds, and water gardens for hundreds of years. Native to eastern Asia, Goldfish were first...