Specimen Information

Daphnia lumholtzi
Daphnia lumholtzi
(a waterflea)
Crustaceans-Cladocerans
Exotic

Specimen ID4950
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusDaphnia
Specieslumholtzi
Common Namea waterflea
StateIL
CountyMason
LocalityIllinois River (R.M. 121.1) [~1 mi N of Havana, IL]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois-Lake Chautauqua
HUC8 Number07130003
Map
+
Collection Month6
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:9343
Author:Stoeckel, J.A., L. Camlin, K.D. Blodgett, and R.E. Sparks
Date:1996
Title:Establishment of Daphnia lumholtzi (an exotic zooplankter) in the Illinois River.
Journal:Journal of Freshwater Ecology
Volume:11
Issue:3
Pages:377-379
CommentsFell to undectable levels by October.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierJames Stoeckel, Illinois Natural History Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected>0.03/L


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/24/2021].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.