Specimen Information

Mesocyclops pehpeiensis
Mesocyclops pehpeiensis
(a copepod)
Crustaceans-Copepods
Exotic

Specimen ID1468697
GroupCrustaceans-Copepods
GenusMesocyclops
Speciespehpeiensis
Common Namea copepod
StateMI
CountyMonroe
LocalityLake Erie, EPA GLNPO monitoring station ER60
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month5
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on aquatic plants
Statusestablished
CommentsAsian Cyclopoid Copepod
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/1/2020].

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