Specimen Information

Crangonyx floridanus
(Florida crangonyctid, a freshwater amphipod)
Crustaceans-Copepods
Native Transplant

Specimen ID257171
GroupCrustaceans-Copepods
GenusCrangonyx
Speciesfloridanus
Common NameFlorida crangonyctid, a freshwater amphipod
StateCA
CountyContra Costa
LocalitySand Mound Slough, about 1.3 miles southwest of Franks Tract
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSan Joaquin Delta
HUC8 Number18040003
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | hitch hiker on aquatic plants?
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13720
Author:Toft, J.D., J.R. Cordell, and W.C. Fields
Date:2002
Title:New records of crustaceans (Amphipoda, Isopoda) in the Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta, California, and application of criteria for introduced species.
Journal:Journal of Crustacean Biology
Volume:22
Issue:1
Pages:190-200
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierDr. John R. Holsinger (Old Dominion University)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/28/2020].

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