Specimen Information

Argulus japonicus
Argulus japonicus
(Japanese fishlouse)
Crustaceans-Copepods
Exotic

Specimen ID1613828
GroupCrustaceans-Copepods
GenusArgulus
Speciesjaponicus
Common NameJapanese fishlouse
StateWA
CountyWhitman
LocalitySnake River at river mile 83.5, in Little Goose Reservoir (study site 83.5N)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Snake-Tucannon
HUC8 Number17060107
HUC10 NamePenawawa Creek-Snake River
HUC10 Number1706010708
HUC12 NameTown of Central Ferry-Snake River
HUC12 Number170601070804
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month6
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish | hitch hiker
Statusunknown
CommentsWas in the diet of a Smallmouth Bass caught at this location
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierAndrea Carpenter
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/6/2020].

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