Literature on Cercopagis pengoi

Literature on Cercopagis pengoi (Ostroumov, 1891)

Antsulevich, A. and Välipakka, P. 2000. Cercopagis pengoi – new important food object of the Baltic herring in the Gulf of Finland. International Reviews in Hydrobiology 85(5-6): 609-619.

Benoît, H.P., Johannsson, O.E., Warner, D.M., Sprules, W.G. and Rudstam, L.G. 2002. Assessing the impact of a recent predatory invader: The population dynamics, vertical distribution, and potential prey of Cercopagis pengoi in Lake Ontario. Limnology and Oceanography 47(3): 626-635.

Bielecka, L., Żmijewska, M.I. and Szymborska, A. 2000. A new predatory cladoceran Cercopagis (Cercopagis) pengoi (Ostroumov 1891) in the Gulf of Gdańsk. Oceanologia 42(3): 371-374.

Birnbaum, C. 2006. NOBANIS – Invasive alien species fact sheet – Cercopagis pengoi. Online Database of the North European and Baltic Network on Invasive Alien Species (NOBANIS). Available here.

Cristescu, M.E.A. and Herbert, P.D.N. 2002. Phylogeny and adaptive radiation in the Onychopoda (Crustacea, Cladocera): evidence from multiple gene sequences. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 15(5): 838-849.

Cristescu, M.E.A., Hebert, P.D.N., Witt, J.D.S., MacIsaac, H.J. and Grigorovich, I.A. 2001. An invasion history for Cercopagis pengoi based on mitochondria gene sequences. Limnology and Oceanography 46(2): 224-229.

Främmande Arter 2006. Fish-hook water flea (Cercopagis pengoi). Factsheet avaiable at: (accessed on 20 Feb. 2015).

Gollasch, S. and Nehring, S. 2006. National checklist for aquatic alien species in Germany. Aquatic Invasions 1(4): 245-269.

Gorokhova, E. and Lehtiniemi, M. 2007. A combined approach to understand trophic interactions between Cercopagis pengoi (Cladocera: Onychopoda) and mysids in the Gulf of Finland. Limnoogy and Oceanography 52(2): 685-695.

Gorokhova, E., Aladin, N. and Dumont, H.J. 2000. Further expansion of the genus Cercopagis (Crustacea, Branchiopoda, Onychopoda) in the Baltic Sea, with notes on the taxa present and their ecology. Hydrobiologia 429: 207-218.

Gorokhova, E., Fagerberg, T. and Hansson, S. 2004. Predation by herring (Clupea harengus) and sprat (Sprattus sprattus) on Cercopagis pengoi in a western Baltic Sea bay. ICES Journal of Marine Science 61: 959-965.

Gorokhova, E., Hansson, S., Höglander, H. and Andersen, C.M. 2005. Stable isotopes show food web changes after invasion by the predatory cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi in a Baltic Sea bay. Oecologia 143: 251-259.

Grigorovich, I.A., MacIsaac, H.J., Rivier, I.K., Aladin, N.V. and Panov, V.E. 2000. Comparative biology of the predatory cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi from Lake Ontario, Baltic Sea and Caspian Sea. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 149(1): 23-50.

Güher, H. 2004. A study on morphological characters, spatial and seasonal densities, and co-esistence of two predatory Cladocera, Cercopagis pengoi (Ostroumov, 1891) and Cornigerius meaticus [sic] (Pengo, 1879) in Lake Terkos, Turkey. Crustaceana 77(6): 669-681.

Harvey, C.T., Qureshi, S.A. and MacIsaac, H.J. 2009. Detection of a colonizing, aquatic, non-indigenous species. Diversity and Distributions 15: 429-437.

Jacobs, M.J. and MacIsaac, H.J. 2007. Fouling of fishing line by the waterflea Cercopagis pengoi: a mechanism of human-mediated dispersal of Zooplankton? Hydrobiologia 583: 119-126.

Kane, D.D., Haas, E.M. and Culver, D.A. 2003. The characteristics and potential ecological effects of the exotic crustacean zooplankter Cercopagis pengoi (Cladophora: Cercopagidae), a recent invader of Lake Erie. Ohio Journal of Science 103(4): 79-83.

Krylov, P.I., Bychenkov, D.E., Panov, V.E., Rodionova, N.V. and Telesh, I.V. 1999. Distribution and seasonal dynamics of the Ponto-Caspian invader Cercopagis pengoi (Crustacea, Cladocera) in the Neva Estuary (Gulf of Finland). Hydrobiologia 393: 227-232.

Lahdes, E.O. and Karjala, L.A. 2007. Implications of water ionic composition for invasion euryhaline species in inand waters – an experimental study with Cercopagis pengoi from the Northern Baltic Sea. Aquatic Invasions 2(4): 422-430.

Laxson, C.L., McPhedran, K.N., Makarewicz, J.C., Telesh, I.V. and MacIsaac, H.J. 2003. Effects of the non-indigenous cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi on the lower food web of Lake Ontario. Freshwater Biology 48: 2094-2106.

Lehtiniemi, M. and Gorokhova, E. 2008. Predation of the introduced cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi on the native copepod Eurytemora affinis in the northern Baltic Sea. Marine Ecology Progress Series 362: 193-200.

Lehtiniemi, M. and Lindén, E. 2006. Cercopagis pengoi and Mysis spp. alter their feeding rate and prey selection under predation risk of herring (Clupea harengus membras). Marine Biology 149: 845-854.

Leppäkoski, E. and Olenin, S. 2000. Non-native species and rates of spread: lessons from the brackish Baltic Sea. Biological Invasions 2: 151-163.

Litvinchuk, L.F. and Telesh, I.V. 2006. Distribution, population structure and ecosystem effects of the invader Cercopagis pengoi (Poyphemoidea, Cladocera) in the Gulf of Finland and the open Baltic Sea. Oceanologia 48(S): 243-257.

MacIsaac, H.J., Grigorovich, I.A., Hoyle, J.A., Yan, N.D. and Panov, V.E. 1999. Invasion of Lake Ontario by the Ponto-Caspian predatory cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 56: 1-5.

Makarewicz, J.C., Grigorovich, I.A., Mills, E., Damaske, E., Cristescu, M.E., Pearsall, W., LaVoie, M.J., Keats, R., Rudstam, L., Hebert, P., Halbritter, H., Kelly, T., Matkovich, C. and MacIsaac, H.J. 2001. Distribution, fecundity, and genetics of Cercopagis pengoi (Ostroumov) (Crustacea, Cladocera) in Lake Ontario. Journal of Great Lakes Research 27(1): 19-32

Mordukhai-Boltovskoi, Ph.D. 1965. Polyphemidae of the Pontocaspian basin. Hydrobiologia 25: 212-220.

Mordukhai-Boltovskoi, Ph.D. 1967. On the males and gametogenetic females of the Caspian Polyphemidae (Cladocera). Crustaceana 12(2): 113-123.

Ojaveer, H., Kuhns, L.A., Barbiero, R.P. and Tuchman, M.L. 2001. Distribution and population characteristics of Cercopagis pengoi in Lake Ontario. Journal of Great Lakes Research 27(1): 10-18.

Ojaveer, H., Simm, M., Lankov, A. and Lumberg, A. 2000. Consequences of invasion of a predatory cladoceran. ICES C.M. 2000/U:16, 14pp.

Ojaveer, H., Simm, M. and Lankov, A. 2004. Population dynamics and ecological impact of the non-indigenous Cercopagis pengoi in the Gulf of Riga (Baltic Sea). Hydrobiologia 522: 261-269.

Olszewska, A. 2006. New records of Cercopagis pengoi (Ostroumov 1891) in the southern Baltic. Oceanologia 48(2): 319-321.

Panov, V.E., Rodionova, N.V., Bolshagin, P.V. and Bychek, E.A. 2007. Invasion biology of Ponto-Caspian onychopod cladocerans (Crustacea: Cladocera: Onychopoda). Hydrobiologia 590: 3-14.

Pichlová-Ptáčníková, R. and Vanderploeg, H.A. 2009. The invasive cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi is a generalist predator capable of feeding on a variety of prey species of different sizes and escape abilities. Fundamental and Applied Limnology/ Archiv für Hydrobiologie 173(4): 267-279.

Simm, M. and Ojaveer, H. 2006. Taxonomic status and reproduction dynamics of the non-indigenous Cercopagis in the Gulf of Riga (Baltic Sea). Hydrobiologia 554: 147-154.

Sopanen, S. 2008. The effect of temperature on the development and hatching of resting eggs of non-indigenous predatory cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi in the Gulf of Finland, Baltic Sea. Marine Biology 154: 99-108.

Svensson, S. and Gorokhova, E. 2007. Embryonic development time of parthenogenically reproducing Cercopagis pengoi (Cladocera, Onychopoda) in the northern Baltic proper. Fundamental and Applied Limnology/ Archiv für Hydrobiologie 170(3): 257-261.

Telesh, I.V. and Ojaveer, H. 2002. The predatory water flea Cercopagis pengoi in the Baltic Sea: Invasion history, distribution and implications to ecosystem dynamics. In: Invasive aquatic species of Europe. Distribution, impacts and management (eds. E. Leppäkoski, S. Gollasch and S. Olenin), pp. 62-65. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Witt, A.M., Dettmers, J.M. and Cáceres, C.E. 2005. Cercopagis pengoi in southwestern Lake Michigan in four years following invasion. Journal of Great Lakes Research 31: 245-252.