Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID284609
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBythotrephes
Specieslongimanus
Common Namespiny waterflea
StateNY
CountyWarren
LocalityGlens Falls Feeder Canal
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHudson-Hoosic
HUC8 Number02020003
HUC10 NameSnook Kill-Hudson River
HUC10 Number0202000305
HUC12 NameGlens Falls Feeder Canal-Hudson River
HUC12 Number020200030506
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month6
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusunknown
CommentsSparse population found. Rigorous sampling program in already place.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/14/2020].

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