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Artemia, Penaeus spp. See Table 23.
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Geological Survey in Canyonlands National Park, has been studying the park's fairy shrimp, tadpole shrimp, and clam shrimp since the late 1980s.
This indicates that these herbicides may have the potential to cause mortality and metabolic alterations of a native playa species like fairy shrimp.
The Riverside fairy shrimp is a "noncharismatic species" not well known by the general public, yet it has a level I priority for recovery needs and serves an important role in the food chain of migrating birds.
The fairy shrimp cysts hatch in the water, grow to about the size of a fingernail, lay their eggs and then die when the pools dry up.
While vernal pools mean life to fairy shrimp, Kilbourn said they indicate to scientists that the surrounding ecosystem is very delicate and needs to be protected from development.
But maybe the fairy shrimp will win in Washington sometime soon, thanks to their genie protectors.
In southern California, the endangered San Diego fairy shrimp (Branchinecta sandiegonensis) and the threatened vernal pool fairy shrimp (Branchinecta lynchi) overlap in distribution with a more common species, the versatile fairy shrimp (Branchinecta lindahli).
Critical Habitat for the San Diego Fairy Shrimp (Branchinecta sandiegonensis) The Service proposed on March 8 to designate critical habitat for the San Diego fairy shrimp, an endangered aquatic crustacean endemic to vernal or seasonal pools in southern California.
The deep ripping which was undertaken to convert pastures into vineyards destroyed vernal pools and swales that were home to endangered species including fairy shrimp and other sensitive aquatic life.
San Diego is the linchpin of the California enterprise; as the city goes, it is believed by people on both sides of the issue, so will go the whole plan to create a sprawling network of nature preserves containing scores of imperiled species like the San Diego fairy shrimp, the California gnatcatcher and the Otay mesa mint.
Riverside Fairy Shrimp (Streptocephalus woottoni) On September 21, the Service proposed to designate critical habitat on approximately 12,060 acres (4,880 ha) for the endangered Riverside fairy shrimp, a small crustacean unique to vernal or ephemeral pools in southern California.
San Diego Fairy Shrimp (Branchinecta sandiegonensis) On April 22, we published a revised proposal to designate critical habitat for this endangered crustacean.