Specimen Information

Cercopagis pengoi
Cercopagis pengoi
(fishhook waterflea)
Crustaceans-Cladocerans
Exotic

Specimen ID4975
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusCercopagis
Speciespengoi
Common Namefishhook waterflea
StateMI
CountyLeelanau
LocalityLake Michigan in Suttons Bay (Grand Traverse Bay)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number4060200
Map
+
Collection Day7
Collection Month9
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
CommentsFirst report outside of Lake Ontario and Finger Lakes.
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalpreserved
VerifierDr. Hugh MacIsaac, U. of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected12-15


Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logoU.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: https://nas.er.usgs.gov
Page Contact Information: Pam Fuller - NAS Program (pfuller@usgs.gov)
Page Last Modified: Wednesday, October 24, 2018

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. [2018]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/10/2018].

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 Pam Fuller. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.