No Common Name Synidotea laevidorsalis/laticaudaNon-native  


There is some disagreement about the proper naming of this species and invasion history in the US. However, it is certainly non-native on the East Coast and to our knowledge this is the farthest up the Bay it has been reported and the first Maryland record. (R. Aguilar/SERC).

There are 2 records in the project database.

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A Synidotea laevidorsalis/laticauda collected in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (12/17/2014). According to Rob Aguilar, this was the farthest it has been recorded up the Chesapeake Bay and the first Maryland record. Measured 19 mm. Photo by Robert Aguilar, SERC. (MBP list)

A Synidotea laevidorsalis/laticauda in Dorchester Co., Maryland (11/9/2017). Photo by Robert Aguilar, SERC. (MBP list)

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