Lake Michigan Foodweb for Bythotrephes longimanus (spiny waterflea)

Lake Michigan
Coregonus clupeaformis
(Common whitefish)
Lota lota
(Thin-tailed burbot)
Micropterus dolomieu
(Smallmouth bass)
Oncorhynchus kisutch
(coho salmon or silver salmon)
Oncorhynchus mykiss
(redband trout)
Oncorhynchus tshawytscha
(chinook salmon or king salmon)
Salmo trutta
(Brown trout)
Salvelinus namaycush
(American lake char)
Sander vitreus
(Walleye)
 
Alosa pseudoharengus
(kyack)
Coregonus hoyi
(Bloater)
Cottus cognatus
(Anadyr sculpin)
Myoxocephalus quadricornis
(Alaska fourhorn sculpin)
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow smelt)
Perca flavescens
(Yellow perch)
 
Bythotrephes longimanus
(spiny waterflea)
 
Cyclops bicuspidatus
(cyclopoid copepod)
Daphnia galeata
(waterflea)
Diaptomus sicilis
(calanoid copepod)
 
Conochilus unicornis
(rotifer)
 
Cladophora glomerata
(green algae)
Microcystis aeruginosa
(blue-green algae)
Peridinium umbonatum

Pseudostaurosira brevistriata
(diatom)
 
Ecosystem provided by NOAA, Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory