Specimen Information

Palaemonetes kadiakensis
Palaemonetes kadiakensis
(Mississippi Grass Shrimp)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1428094
Common NameMississippi Grass Shrimp
LocalityBoise River near Warm Springs Golf Course
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Boise
HUC8 Number17050114
HUC10 NameMason Creek-Boise River
HUC10 Number1705011404
HUC12 NameCrane Creek-Boise River
HUC12 Number170501140403
Collection Month11
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | escaped captivity pond
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30865
Author:Phillips, R.
Title:Boise River survey finds a surprising species: a non-native freshwater shrimp
Publisher:Department of Fish and Game
Commentsegg-carrying females also found
Record TypeLiterature
Number Collectedseveral
Number of Females1

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2018]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/13/2018].

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