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Species details
Internal ID58
Common name(Calanoid copepod)
Scientific NameLimnoithona tetraspina
Scientific NameLimnoithona tetraspina
Scientific Name acceptedLimnoithona tetraspina
Aphia ID346621
Aphia ID accepted346621
High GroupCrustacean
Tax info phylumArthropoda
Tax info phylum sourcehttp://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=346621
Tax info infraclassNeocopepoda?
Tax info subclassCopepoda
Tax info superclassMulticrustacea?
GroupCopepoda
Tax info familyCyclopettidae?
Tax info orderCyclopoida
Arctic regionAlaska (Port Valdez)
Geographical range areaAlaska (Port Valdez)
Geographical range area sourcehttp://www.anstaskforce.gov/EcoSurveys/tech0050.pdf; https://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/FactSheet.aspx?speciesID=172
Is Brackish?Yes
Is Fresh?Yes
Match typeexact
Invasion details
VectorBW
Vector introductionballast water
Vector introduction sourcehttp://www.anstaskforce.gov/EcoSurveys/tech0050.pdf
References
Reference 1Hines and Ruiz 2000