Specimen Information

Bythotrephes longimanus
Bythotrephes longimanus
(spiny waterflea)
Crustaceans-Cladocerans
Exotic

Specimen ID1321744
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBythotrephes
Specieslongimanus
Common Namespiny waterflea
StateNY
CountyHamilton
LocalityIndian Lake [Reservoir]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Hudson
HUC8 Number02020001
HUC10 NameJessup River
HUC10 Number0202000102
HUC12 NameSquaw Brook-Jessup River
HUC12 Number020200010205
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month8
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierPaul Smith's College Adirondack Watershed Institute
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/25/2020].

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