Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID276061
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBythotrephes
Specieslongimanus
Common Namespiny waterflea
StateOH
CountyCuyahoga
LocalityLake Erie, Elgin County
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month7
Collection Year1988
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.
CommentsHabit info: eutrophic. Jin & Sprules 1990, Distribution and abundance of Bythotrephes cederstroemi (Cladocera: Cercopagidae) in the St. Lawrence Great Lakes, Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol. 24: 383-385
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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