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Total of 119 records
PhotoTaxonomic GroupFamilyScientific Name
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Continent of OriginYear First CollectedCategory
Crustaceans-CopepodsDiaptomidaeSkistodiaptomus pallidusA calanoid copepodNorth America1974Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CopepodsTemoridaeEurytemora affinisA calanoid copepodNorth America1966Nonindigenous
AlgaeStephanodiscaceaeCyclotella atomusA centric diatomUnknown1993Nonindigenous
AlgaeStephanodiscaceaeCyclotella crypticaA centric diatomUnknown1983Nonindigenous
AlgaeStephanodiscaceaeDiscostella pseudostelligeraA centric diatomUnknown1983Nonindigenous
AlgaeChaetocerotaceaeChaetoceros muelleriA centric diatomUnknown1978Nonindigenous
AlgaeStephanodiscaceaeStephanodiscus binderanusA centric diatomEurasia1983Nonindigenous
AlgaeSkeletonemataceaeSkeletonema potamosA centric diatomUnknown1983Nonindigenous
AlgaeHemidiscaceaeActinocyclus normanii f. subsalsaA centric diatomEurope1985Nonindigenous
AlgaeStephanodiscaceaeStephanodiscus subtilisA centric diatomEurasia1983Nonindigenous
AlgaeSkeletonemaceaeSkeletonema subsalsumA centric diatomEurasia1978Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CladoceransBosminidaeEubosmina maritimaA cladoceranEurasia1992Nonindigenous
AlgaeHymenomonadaceaeHymenomonas roseolaA coccolithophoridEurope1975Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CopepodsCanthocamptidaeHeteropsyllus nr nunniA copepodUnknown2007Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-AmphipodsGammaridaeGammarus fasciatusA freshwater shrimpNorth America1874Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CopepodsAmeiridaeNitokra hibernicaA harpacticoid copepodEurasia1998Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CopepodsErgasilidaeNeoergasilus japonicusA parasitic copepodAsia1994Nonindigenous
AlgaeFragilariaceaeDiatoma ehrenbergiiA pennate diatomUnknown1983Nonindigenous
AlgaeBangiaceaeBangia atropurpureaA red algaEurope1976Nonindigenous
AlgaeStylonemataceaeChroodactylon ornatumA red algaNorth America1982Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-AmphipodsGammaridaeEchinogammarus ischnusA scudEurope1996Nonindigenous
ProtozoansPsammonobiotidaePsammonobiotus communisA testate amoebaEurasia2002Nonindigenous
ProtozoansPsammonobiotidaePsammonobiotus dziwnowiA testate amoebaEurasia2002Nonindigenous
Annelids-OligochaetesTubificidaeBranchiura sowerbyiA tubificid wormAsia2003Nonindigenous
Annelids-OligochaetesTubificidaePotamothrix bedotiA tubificid wormEurasia2002Nonindigenous
Annelids-OligochaetesTubificidaePotamothrix moldaviensisA tubificid wormEurasia1967Nonindigenous
Annelids-OligochaetesTubificidaePotamothrix vejdovskyiA tubificid wormEurasia1967Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CladoceransBosminidaeBosmina coregoniA water fleaEurope1967Nonindigenous
FishesClupeidaeAlosa pseudoharengusAlewifeNorth America1933Nonindigenous
FishesAnguillidaeAnguilla rostrataAmerican EelNorth America1957Nonindigenous
Annelids-OligochaetesNaididaeRipistes parasitaAn oligochaeteEurasia1980Nonindigenous
Mollusks-BivalvesCyrenidaeCorbicula flumineaAsian clamAsia2014Nonindigenous
FishesSalmonidaeSalmo salarAtlantic SalmonNorth America1873Nonindigenous
BacteriaCorynebacteriaceaeRenibacterium (Corynebacterium) salmoninarumBacterial kidney disease (BKD), Dee diseaseEurope1999Nonindigenous
Mollusks-GastropodsViviparidaeViviparus georgianusBanded mysterysnailNorth America1980Nonindigenous
PlantsPoaceaeEchinochloa crus-galliBarnyardgrassEurasia1896Nonindigenous
PlantsSolanaceaeSolanum dulcamaraBitter nightshadeEurasia1975Nonindigenous
FishesCatostomidaeIctiobus nigerBlack BuffaloNorth America1986Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-MysidsMysidaeHemimysis anomalaBloody red shrimpEurasia2008Nonindigenous
PlantsPolygonaceaeRumex obtusifoliusBluntleaf dockEurasia2008Nonindigenous
PlantsHydrocharitaceaeNajas minorBrittle waternymphEurasia2013Nonindigenous
FishesSalmonidaeSalmo truttaBrown TroutEurope1970Nonindigenous
PlantsLamiaceaeMentha spicataBush mintEurasia1889Nonindigenous
FishesEsocidaeEsox nigerChain PickerelNorth America2015Nonindigenous
Mollusks-GastropodsViviparidaeCipangopaludina chinensisChinese mysterysnailAsia2006Nonindigenous
FishesSalmonidaeOncorhynchus tshawytschaChinook SalmonNorth America1870Nonindigenous
FishesSalmonidaeOncorhynchus kisutchCoho SalmonNorth America1985Nonindigenous
FishesCyprinidaeCyprinus carpioCommon CarpEurasia1880Nonindigenous
PlantsPoaceaePhragmites australis australisCommon reedEurope2010Nonindigenous
PlantsSalicaceaeSalix fragilisCrack willowEurasia2008Nonindigenous
PlantsPrimulaceaeLysimachia nummulariaCreeping jennyEurasia2008Nonindigenous
PlantsPotamogetonaceaePotamogeton crispusCurly-leaf pondweedEurasia1972Nonindigenous
PlantsHaloragaceaeMyriophyllum spicatumEurasian watermilfoilEurasia1982Nonindigenous
Mollusks-GastropodsLymnaeidaeRadix auriculariaEuropean ear snailEurope1974Nonindigenous
Mollusks-BivalvesPisidiidaeSphaerium corneumEuropean fingernail clamEurasia1980Nonindigenous
PlantsHydrocharitaceaeHydrocharis morsus-ranaeEuropean frogbitEurope2011Nonindigenous
PlantsPlantaginaceaeVeronica beccabungaEuropean speedwellEurope1935Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CladoceransCercopagidaeCercopagis pengoiFishhook waterfleaAsia2002Nonindigenous
FishesIctaluridaePylodictis olivarisFlathead CatfishNorth America1991Nonindigenous
PlantsButomaceaeButomus umbellatusFlowering rushEurasia1938Nonindigenous
PlantsBoraginaceaeMyosotis scorpioidesForget-me-notEurasia2008Nonindigenous
Coelenterates-HydrozoansOlindiidaeCraspedacusta sowerbyiFreshwater jellyfishAsia1951Nonindigenous
FishesGobiidaeProterorhinus semilunarisFreshwater Tubenose GobyEurasia2011Nonindigenous
BacteriaPseudomonadaceaeAeromonas salmonicidaFurunculosis, ulcer disease, erythrodermatitisUnknown2005Nonindigenous
FishesCyprinidaeNotropis buchananiGhost ShinerNorth America2000Nonindigenous
FishesClupeidaeDorosoma cepedianumGizzard ShadNorth America1933Nonindigenous
PlantsRhamnaceaeFrangula alnusGlossy buckthornEurasia1942Nonindigenous
PlantsSalicaceaeSalix albaGolden willowEurasia1951Nonindigenous
FishesCyprinidaeCarassius auratusGoldfishAsia1880Nonindigenous
Mollusks-BivalvesSphaeriidaePisidium amnicumGreater European peaclamEurasia1899Nonindigenous
PlantsLamiaceaeLycopus europaeusGypsywortEurasia1990Nonindigenous
PlantsOnagraceaeEpilobium hirsutumHairy willow herbEurasia1950Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CopepodsArgulidaeArgulus japonicusJapanese fishlouseAsia2002Nonindigenous
PlantsBrassicaceaeRorippa sylvestrisKeekEurasia2008Nonindigenous
VirusesIridoviridaeRanavirusLargemouth bass virus (LMBV)Unknown2003Nonindigenous
PlantsFabaceaeLupinus polyphyllusMarsh lupineNorth America2014Nonindigenous
PlantsAsteraceaeCirsium palustreMarsh thistleEurasia1960Nonindigenous
Mollusks-GastropodsBithyniidaeBithynia tentaculataMud bithynia, faucet snailEurope2002Nonindigenous
Bacteria Piscirickettsia cf. salmonisMuskie poxUnknown2005Nonindigenous
PlantsTyphaceaeTypha angustifoliaNarrow-leaved cattailEurasia1952Nonindigenous
Mollusks-GastropodsHydrobiidaePotamopyrgus antipodarumNew Zealand mudsnailEurasia2016Nonindigenous
PlantsAmaranthaceaeChenopodium glaucumOakleaf goosefootEurasia1893Nonindigenous
FishesCobitidaeMisgurnus anguillicaudatusOriental WeatherfishAsia1939Nonindigenous
PlantsBalsaminaceaeImpatiens glanduliferaOrnamental jewelweedAsia1956Nonindigenous
FishesSalmonidaeOncorhynchus gorbuschaPink SalmonNorth America1969Nonindigenous
PlantsApiaceaeConium maculatumPoison-hemlockEurasia1882Nonindigenous
PlantsLythraceaeLythrum salicariaPurple lythrumEurasia1893Nonindigenous
PlantsSalicaceaeSalix purpureaPurple osierEurasia1980Nonindigenous
Mollusks-BivalvesDreissenidaeDreissena rostriformis bugensisQuagga musselEurasia1997Nonindigenous
FishesOsmeridaeOsmerus mordaxRainbow SmeltNorth America1906Nonindigenous
FishesSalmonidaeOncorhynchus mykissRainbow TroutNorth America1894Nonindigenous
PlantsPoaceaeAgrostis giganteaRedtopEurasia1850Nonindigenous
PlantsPoaceaePhalaris arundinaceaReed canarygrassNorth America2001Nonindigenous
PlantsPoaceaeGlyceria maximaReed mannagrassEurasia2016Nonindigenous
AlgaeGomphonemataceaeDidymosphenia geminataRock snotNorth America2015Nonindigenous
PlantsLamiaceaeLycopus asperRough water-horehoundNorth America1954Nonindigenous
FishesGobiidaeNeogobius melanostomusRound GobyEurasia1994Nonindigenous
PlantsJuncaceaeJuncus compressusRoundfruit rushEurasia1981Nonindigenous
FishesPercidaeGymnocephalus cernuaRuffeEurasia1995Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CrayfishCambaridaeFaxonius rusticusRusty CrayfishNorth America1976Nonindigenous
ProtozoansMyxosomatidaeMyxobolus cerebralisSalmonid whirling diseaseEurope1970Nonindigenous
PlantsJuncaceaeJuncus gerardiiSaltmarsh rushNorth America1989Nonindigenous
FishesPetromyzontidaePetromyzon marinusSea LampreyNorth America1937Nonindigenous
FishesSalmonidaeOncorhynchus nerkaSockeye SalmonNorth America1973Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-CladoceransCercopagidaeBythotrephes longimanusSpiny waterfleaEurope1984Nonindigenous
PlantsHydrocharitaceaeNajas marinaSpiny waternymphNorth and Central America1938Nonindigenous
PlantsPolygonaceaePersicaria maculosaSpotted ladysthumbEurasia2008Nonindigenous
PlantsCharaceaeNitellopsis obtusaStarry stonewortEurasia2006Nonindigenous
FishesGasterosteidaeGasterosteus aculeatusThreespine SticklebackNorth America1980Nonindigenous
Crustaceans-AmphipodsGammaridaeGammarus tigrinusTiger scudNorth America2002Nonindigenous
PlantsCyperaceaeCarex distichaTworank sedgeEurasia1972Nonindigenous
VirusesNovirhabdoviridaeNovirhabdovirus sp. genotype IV sublineage bViral Hemorrhagic Septicemia Virus (VHSV-IVb)North America2005Nonindigenous
PlantsPoaceaeAlopecurus geniculatusWater foxtailEurasia1988Nonindigenous
PlantsLamiaceaeMentha aquaticaWater mintEurasia1913Nonindigenous
PlantsBrassicaceaeNasturtium officinaleWater-cressEurasia1875Nonindigenous
PlantsPoaceaePuccinellia distansWeeping alkaligrassEurasia1901Nonindigenous
FishesMoronidaeMorone americanaWhite PerchNorth America1977Nonindigenous
PlantsIridaceaeIris pseudacorusYellow irisEurope and Africa1953Nonindigenous
Mollusks-BivalvesDreissenidaeDreissena polymorphaZebra musselEurasia1990Nonindigenous

Citation for this information:
USGS. 2012. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database, Gainesville, FL. https://nas.er.usgs.gov

This information provided by the U.S. Geological Survey's Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Program located at the Wetland and Aquatic Research Center.