Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID270098
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBythotrephes
Specieslongimanus
Common Namespiny waterflea
StateWI
CountySheboygan
LocalityLake Michigan, Sheboygan County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number4060200
Map
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Collection Day31
Collection Month12
Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19334
Author:Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources.
Date:2010
Title:Aquatic Invasives Data and Maps.
Publisher:Wisconsin Dept of Natural Resources, Madison, Wisconsin.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/24/2019].

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