Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID276021
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBythotrephes
Specieslongimanus
Common Namespiny waterflea
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityS. Kashagawigamog Lake, Minden Township
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
Map
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Collection Day31
Collection Month8
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19331
Author:Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters.
Date:2009
Title:OFAH Database All Species - 2009 Download.
Commentsno spiny water flea found in northern end of lake or Soyers lake, Secchi 4.9, pH 7.56
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected20


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