Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID4148
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBosmina
Speciescoregoni
Common Namea water flea
StateMI
LocalityLake Huron
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLake Huron
HUC8 Number04080300
Map
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Collection Year1967
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
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:13725
Author:Davis, C.C.
Date:1968
Title:The July 1967 zooplankton of Lake Erie.
Pages:p 61-75
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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