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Chydorus sphaericus

Synonyms: Chydorus arcticus; Chydorus coelatus; Chydorus lynceus; Chydorus mutilus; Monoculus infusorius

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Central & Western Europe Austria, Belgium, Byelarus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Floodplain River and Wetlands    

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Afon Tywi/ River Tywi 898 Wales, United Kingdom
Berwyn a Mynyddoedd de Clwyd/ Berwyn and South Clwyd Mountains 67265 Wales, United Kingdom
Cernydd Carmel 892 Wales, United Kingdom
Corsydd Môn/ Anglesey Fens 1154 Wales, United Kingdom  
Elenydd 21274 Wales, United Kingdom
Eryri/ Snowdonia 48773 Wales, United Kingdom  
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Kenfig/ Cynffig 2945 Wales, United Kingdom
Llangorse Lake/ Llyn Syfaddan 533 Wales, United Kingdom  
Pembrokeshire Bat Sites and Bosherston Lakes/ Safleoedd Ystlum Sir Benfro a Llynnoedd Bosherston 303 Wales, United Kingdom  
Rhinog 7770 Wales, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Y Twyni o Abermenai i Aberffraw/ Abermenai to Aberffraw Dunes 4623 Wales, United Kingdom  

Predators

Alburnus alburnus (Bleak)[1]
Ambloplites rupestris (Rock bass)[1]
Ameiurus nebulosus (Brown bullhead)[1]
Anguilla anguilla (River eel)[1]
Bostockia porosa (Nightfish)[1]
Carassius carassius (Crucian carp)[2]
Clupea harengus (Yawling)[1]
Clupeonella cultriventris (Azovtyulka)[1]
Economidichthys pygmaeus (Goby)[3]
Fundulus diaphanus (banded killifish)[1]
Galaxiella munda (Galaxias)[1]
Gasterosteus aculeatus (Alaskan stickleback)[1]
Gobiomorphus breviceps (Upland bully)[1]
Gymnocephalus cernua (Ruffe)[1]
Labidesthes sicculus (Brook silverside)[1]
Notemigonus crysoleucas (Golden shiner minnow)[1]
Notropis heterodon (Blackchin shiner)[1]
Oncorhynchus aguabonita (Golden trout)[1]
Oncorhynchus mykiss (redband trout)[1]
Osmerus eperlanus (European smelt)[1]
Perca fluviatilis (River perch)[1]
Pimephales notatus (Bluntnose minnow)[1]
Platichthys flesus (North Atlantic flounder)[1]
Pomatoschistus microps (Common goby)[1]
Pungitius pungitius (Ninespine stickleback)[1]
Rutilus rutilus (Roach)[1]
Salmo trutta (Brown trout)[1]
Salvelinus fontinalis (charr)[1]
Umbra pygmaea (American mud-minnow)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Triaenophorus crassus[4]

Distribution

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 2Seasonal feeding activity and ontogenetic dietary shifts in crucian carp, Carassius carassius, Olli-Pekka Penttinen & Ismo J. Holopainen, Environmental Biology of Fishes 33: 215-221, 1992. 3Diet and feeding habits of Economidichthys pygmaeus (Perciformes: Gobiidae) in Lake Pamvotis, NW Greece, Ch. Gkenas, S. Malavasi and I. Leonardos, J. Appl. Ichthyol. (2011), 1–7 4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access