Reappearance of Eulimnadia agassizii with Notes on Its Biology and Life History

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Science  31 Aug 1962:
Vol. 137, Issue 3531, pp. 676-677
DOI: 10.1126/science.137.3531.676


After being unreported for 83 years, Eulimnadia agassizii Packard was collected from a temporary pool in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, in 1956 and again in 1961. This conchostracan attains maturity in 5 days and may reappear several times during the summer months in the same location.