Specimen Information

Craspedacusta sowerbyi
Craspedacusta sowerbyi
(freshwater jellyfish)
Coelenterates-Hydrozoans
Exotic

Specimen ID1474214
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateMO
CountyMonroe
LocalityLake Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain State Park
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSalt
HUC8 Number07110007
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NAS ARM

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Collection Day18
Collection Month9
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | hitch hiker on aquatic plants
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32104
Author:Lees, J.
Date:2018
Title:There Are Jellyfish — Yes, Jellyfish — in Missouri's Lakes
Publisher:Riverfront Times (RFT)
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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