Specimen Information

Sinodiaptomus valkanovi
(a copepod)
Crustaceans-Copepods
Exotic

Specimen ID274717
GroupCrustaceans-Copepods
GenusSinodiaptomus
Speciesvalkanovi
Common Namea copepod
StateCA
CountyLos Angeles
LocalityLily pond in Monrovia
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLos Angeles
HUC8 Number18070105
Map
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Collection Year1939
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on plants
Statuseradicated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19711
Author:Ueda, H., and S. Ohtsuka
Date:1998
Title:Redescription and taxonomic status of Sinodiaptomus valkanovi, a common limnoplanktonic calanoid copepod in Japan, with comparison to the closely related S. sarsi.
Journal:Hydrobiologia
Volume:379
Pages:159-168
Reference 2
Ref. Number:19709
Author:Duggan, I.C., and K.S. Duggan
Date:2011
Title:Are botanical gardens a rish for zooplankton invasions?.
Journal:Biological Invasions
Volume:13
Pages:2997-3003
CommentsThe habitat was destroyed and the population eradicated
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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