Specimen Information

Mysis diluviana
Mysis diluviana
(opossum shrimp)
Crustaceans-Mysids
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1428755
GroupCrustaceans-Mysids
GenusMysis
Speciesdiluviana
Common Nameopossum shrimp
StateAR
CountyMonroe
LocalityCache River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCache
HUC8 Number08020302
HUC10 NameCache Bayou-Cache River
HUC10 Number0802030208
HUC12 NameReeses Fork-Cache River
HUC12 Number080203020808
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month11
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | hitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30939
Author:Schanke, K., Robison, H. W., Wentz, N. J., and C.T. McAllister
Date:2016
Title:First record of the opossum shrimp, Mysis diluviana (Crustacea: Mysida) from Arkansas
Journal:Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science
Volume:70
Issue:51
Pages:289-292
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected21


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/4/2020].

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