Eurytemora affinis female (calanoid copepod)
Collected: Middle River, Upper Chesapeake Bay. March 2005 using a 153 micrometer mesh net towed at the surface.]
Notes: Eurytemora affinis is common in low salinity reaches Atlantic and Gulf estuaries in winter and spring when it may be the dominant copepod present.
Eurytemora affinis female (urosome)
Eurytemora affinis female with eggs
Collected by Marilyn Yorgey , Goucher College