Specimen Information

Bosmina coregoni
Bosmina coregoni
(a water flea)
Crustaceans-Cladocerans
Exotic

Specimen ID279583
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBosmina
Speciescoregoni
Common Namea water flea
StatePA
CountyCrawford
LocalitySanctuary Lake (Pymatuning Reservoir)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameShenango
HUC8 Number05030102
Map
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Collection Year1968
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:703
Author:Mills, E.L., J.H. Leach, J.T. Carlton, and C.L. Secor
Date:1993
Title:Exotic species in the Great Lakes: a history of biotic crises and anthropogenic introductions.
Journal:Journal of Great Lakes Research
Volume:19
Issue:1
Pages:1-54
Reference 2
Ref. Number:16820
Author:Deevey, E.S. Jr., and G.B. Deevey
Date:1971
Title:The American species of Eubosmina Seligo (Crustacea, Cladocera).
Journal:Limnology and Oceanography
Volume:16
Issue:2
Pages:201-218
Commentsas cited in Mills
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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