Invertebrate species list

 

Phylum Major Group Scientific name Common Name
Annelida Oligochaeta Monopylephorus
Annelida Oligochaeta Tubificoides benedeni
Annelida Oligochaeta Tubificoides brownae
Annelida Oligochaeta Tubificoides wasselli
Annelida Oligochaeta Unknonwn Enchytraeids
Annelida Oligochaeta Unknown Tubificids
Annelida Oligochaeta Cernosvitosviella immota 
Annelida Oligochaeta Paranais litoralis
Annelida Polychaeta Manayunkia aestuarina  Fan worm
Annelida Polychaeta Fabricia sabella
Annelida Polychaeta Nereis diversicolor  Bristle worm, clam worm
Annelida Polychaeta Pygospio elegans 
Annelida Polychaeta Streblospio benedicti  Ram’s horn worm
Annelida Polychaeta Capitella capitata
Annelida Polychaeta Eteone heteropoda Paddle worm
Annelida Polychaeta Hobsonia florida
Annelida Polychaeta Polydora cornuta
Arthropoda Amphipoda Orchestia grillus Marsh hopper
Arthropoda Amphipoda Ampelisca abdita 4-eyed amphipod
Arthropoda Amphipoda Gammarus mucronatus Scud
Arthropoda Amphipoda Gammarus palustrus Scud
Arthropoda Amphipoda Melita nidita
Arthropoda Amphipoda Uhlorchestia spartinophila Marsh hopper
Arthropoda Chilicerata ? Pseudoscorpion
Arthropoda Chilicerata Acaria sp. Mite
Arthropoda Chilicerata Argiope sp. Garden spider
Arthropoda Chilicerata Grammonota sp. Dwarf spider
Arthropoda Chilicerata Pardosa sp. Wolf spider
Arthropoda Chilicerata Other spiders
Arthropoda Chilicerata Limulus polyphemus Horseshoe Crab
Arthropoda Copepoda Nannopus palustris
Arthropoda Copepoda Cletocamptus sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Cletopsyllus sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Enhydrosoma sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Halicyclops sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Harpacticus sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Heterolaophonte sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Leptocaris sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Mesochra sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Metis holothuriae
Arthropoda Copepoda Microarthridion littorale
Arthropoda Copepoda Nitokra lacustris
Arthropoda Copepoda Phyllopodopsyllus sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Pseudobradya sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Stenhelia sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Thomsonula sp.
Arthropoda Copepoda Unknown cyclopoids
Arthropoda Copepoda Unknown harpaticoids
Arthropoda Copepoda Scottolana canadensis
Arthropoda Decapoda Carcinus maenas Green Crab
Arthropoda Decapoda Crangon septemspinosa Sand Shrimp
Arthropoda Decapoda Dispanopeus (=Neopanope) sayi Say Mud crab
Arthropoda Decapoda Palaemonetes pugio Grass shrimp
Arthropoda Decapoda Rhithropanopeus harrassii White-fingered mud crab
Arthropoda Insecta Aedes cantator Salt marsh mosquito
Arthropoda Insecta Aedes sollicitans Salt marsh mosquito
Arthropoda Insecta Anurida maritima Seashore Springtail
Arthropoda Insecta Bembidion sp. Ground beetle
Arthropoda Insecta Conocephalus sp. Salt marsh katydid
Arthropoda Insecta Melanoplus bivittatus Two-striped grasshopper
Arthropoda Insecta Melanoplus femurrubrum Red-legged grasshopper
Arthropoda Insecta Naemia sp Ladybug
Arthropoda Insecta Orchelimum fidicinium Seaside meadow katydid
Arthropoda Insecta Prokelisia marginata Plant hopper
Arthropoda Insecta Tabanus nigrovittatus Greenhead (larvae)
Arthropoda Insecta Trigonotylus sp. Plant bug
Arthropoda Insecta Praying Mantis
Arthropoda Insecta Dragonflies
Arthropoda Insecta Myrmicine Ant
Arthropoda Insecta Chironomid larvae
Arthropoda Isopoda Philoscia vittata
Arthropoda Isopoda Cyathura polita
Arthropoda Isopoda Edotea triloba
Arthropoda Ostracoda Various Ostrocods
Arthropoda Tanaidacea Hargeria rapax
Cnidaria Anthozoa Nematostella vectens Dwarf mud anemone
Mollusca Bivalva Gemma gemma Gem clam
Mollusca Bivalvia Guekensia demissa  Ribbed Mussel
Mollusca Bivalvia Mya arenaria Soft Shell Clam (Steamer)
Mollusca Gastropoda Littorina littorea Periwinkles
Mollusca Gastropoda Hydrobia truncata Mud snail
Mollusca Gastropoda Ilyanassa (=Nassarius) obsoleta Eastern mud snail
Mollusca Gastropoda Melampus bidentatus Coffee Bean Snail
Mollusca Gastropoda Spurwinkia salsa Mud snail