Specimen Information

Daphnia lumholtzi
Daphnia lumholtzi
(a waterflea)
Crustaceans-Cladocerans
Exotic

Specimen ID159170
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusDaphnia
Specieslumholtzi
Common Namea waterflea
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityCal-Sag Channel approximately 30 river miles from Lake Michigan
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDes Plaines
HUC8 Number07120004
HUC10 NameChicago Sanitary and Ship Canal-Des Plaines River
HUC10 Number0712000407
HUC12 NameSaganashkee Slough-Calumet Sag Channel
HUC12 Number071200040702
Map
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Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13863
Author:Stoeckel, J.A., and P.M. Charlebois.
Date:1999
Title:Daphnia lumholtzi: The Next Great Lakes Exotic?.
Journal:Online fact sheet for Sea Grant
Publisher:Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant College Program and the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Science.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/17/2021].

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