Specimen Information

Ripistes parasita
Ripistes parasita
(an oligochaete)
Annelids-Oligochaetes
Exotic

Specimen ID163003
GroupAnnelids-Oligochaetes
GenusRipistes
Speciesparasita
Common Namean oligochaete
StateNY
CountyBroome
LocalityChenango River near Binghamton
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameChenango
HUC8 Number02050102
Map
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Collection Year1978
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:703
Author:Mills, E.L., J.H. Leach, J.T. Carlton, and C.L. Secor
Date:1993
Title:Exotic species in the Great Lakes: a history of biotic crises and anthropogenic introductions
Journal:Journal of Great Lakes Research
Volume:19
Issue:1
Pages:1-54
Reference 2
Ref. Number:14102
Author:Simpson, K.W., and L .E. Abele
Date:1984
Title:Ripistes parasita (Schmidt) (Oligochaeta: Naididae) a distinctive oligochaete new to North America.
Journal:Freshwater Invertebrate Biology
Volume:3
Issue:1
Pages:36-41
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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