Specimen Information

Limnoithona sinensis
(Asian copepod)
Crustaceans-Copepods
Exotic

Specimen ID4327
GroupCrustaceans-Copepods
GenusLimnoithona
Speciessinensis
Common NameAsian copepod
StateWA
LocalityColumbia River Estuary
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Columbia
HUC8 Number17080006
Map
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Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Commentspresent in small numbers since 1990
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/20/2021].

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