Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID255141
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBythotrephes
Specieslongimanus
Common Namespiny waterflea
StateMI
CountyPresque Isle
LocalityLake Huron, EPA Station HU54M [off Rogers City]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Huron
HUC8 Number4080300
HUC10 NameLake Huron
HUC10 Number0408030003
HUC12 NameLake Huron
HUC12 Number040803000300
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month8
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17806
Author:EPA Great Lakes National Program Office.
Date:2008
Title:EPA Monitoring Data.
CommentsDepth = 20m; sample at 100m found 215.61/m3
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected221.28/m3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/26/2019].

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