Specimen Information

Bythotrephes longimanus
Bythotrephes longimanus
(spiny waterflea)
Crustaceans-Cladocerans
Exotic

Specimen ID238856
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBythotrephes
Specieslongimanus
Common Namespiny waterflea
StateMN
CountySt. Louis
LocalityCrane Lake [boundary waters wilderness area]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVermilion
HUC8 Number09030002
HUC10 NameVermilion River
HUC10 Number0903000205
HUC12 NameCrane Lake
HUC12 Number090300020506
Map
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Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2021].

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