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Species details
Internal ID32
Common name(Gammarid amphipod)
Scientific NameJassa marmorata
Scientific NameJassa marmorata
Scientific Name acceptedJassa marmorata
Aphia ID102433
Aphia ID accepted102433
High GroupCrustacean
Tax info classMalacostraca
Tax info phylumArthropoda
Tax info phylum sourcehttp://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=102433
GroupAmphipoda
Tax info familyIschyroceridae
Tax info orderAmphipoda
Arctic regionCanada (Port of Churchill)
Geographical range areaAlaska (Sitka), Port of Churchill (Hudson Bay)
Geographical range area sourceRuiz et al 2006, Chan et al 2015
Is Marine?Yes
Temperature range-2 to 27 C
Temperature range sourceFotonoff et al., 2003
Match typeexact
Invasion details
Location first observationSitka (Alaska)
Location first observation sourcecolan in ruiz et al 2006
Year first observation1989
Year first observation sourcecolan in ruiz et al 2006
VectorHF
Vector introductionship fouling
Vector introduction sourcelewis et al 2000
Impact indicatorsecosystem engineer - creator of novel habitat
Impact indicators sourcehttp://invasions.si.edu/nemesis/calnemo/SpeciesSummary.jsp?TSN=94172
References
Reference 1Chan et al. 2015