Specimen Information

Hemimysis anomala
Hemimysis anomala
(bloody red shrimp)
Crustaceans-Mysids
Exotic

Specimen ID259857
GroupCrustaceans-Mysids
GenusHemimysis
Speciesanomala
Common Namebloody red shrimp
StateNY
CountyChautauqua
LocalityLake Ontario, Brocton Shoal west of Dunkirk.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month11
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | dispersed
Statusestablished
CommentsThis area has rows of rockpiles which are extensively covered in quagga mussels. 42 foot of water.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected58


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/12/2021].

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