Specimen Information

Eurytemora affinis
Eurytemora affinis
(a calanoid copepod)
Crustaceans-Copepods
Native Transplant

Specimen ID156840
GroupCrustaceans-Copepods
GenusEurytemora
Speciesaffinis
Common Namea calanoid copepod
StateNC
CountyFranklin
LocalitySutton
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Tar
HUC8 Number03020101
Map
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Collection Year1972
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13541
Author:Lee, C.E.
Date:1999
Title:Rapid and Repeated Invasion of Fresh Water by the Copepod Eurytemora affinis.
Journal:Evolution
Volume:53
Issue:5
Pages:1423-1434
CommentsSee Table 1 in paper. Estimated invasion date is 1972-1985.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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