Garibian P.G., Kotov A.A. 2021. Bosmina longirostris (O.F. Müller, 1785) (Anomopoda: Cladocera) in Australia: a new case of the anthropogenic introduction of a boreal waterflea // Invertebrate Zoology. Vol.18. No.3: 240–246 [in English].
ABSTRACT: It is well-known that some waterflea taxa (Crustacea: Branchiopoda: Cladocera) formed stable populations in non-indigenous territories after their occasional human-mediated introduction. Some cases of such invasions are known for the Australasian region. Below we report on the finding of a population of Bosmina longirostris (O.F. Müller, 1785) (Anomopoda: Bosminidae) in Australia which also has appeared as a result of occasional anthropogenic-mediated introduction. Most probably, B. longirostris was introduced to Australia from a Holarctic locality together with trout which is cultivated in the lake where it was found.
KEY WORDS: Bosmina, Cladocera, Australia, fauna, biological invasion.