Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID276072
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBythotrephes
Specieslongimanus
Common Namespiny waterflea
StateNY
CountyMonroe
LocalityLake Ontario, Northumberland County, Nearest Intersection: Braddock Bay area.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Ontario
HUC8 Number04150200
HUC10 NameLake Ontario
HUC10 Number0415020002
HUC12 NameLake Ontario
HUC12 Number041502000200
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month1
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: mesotrophic. Makarewicz & Jones 1990, Occurence of Bythotrephes cederstroemi in Lake Ontario offshore waters, J. Great Lakes Res. 16(1): 143-147
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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