Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID645238
GroupCrustaceans-Cladocerans
GenusBythotrephes
Specieslongimanus
Common Namespiny waterflea
StateNY
CountyHamilton
LocalityPiseco Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSacandaga
HUC8 Number02020002
HUC10 NameWest Branch Sacandaga River
HUC10 Number0202000202
HUC12 NameOutlet Piseco Lake
HUC12 Number020200020202
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month6
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | dispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierAWI Research
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/15/2020].

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