Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1522351
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateCA
CountyMadera
LocalityBass Lake, Madera County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper San Joaquin
HUC8 Number18040006
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month9
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | hitch hiker on aquatic plants | hitch hiker
Statusestablished
CommentsFound in less than 20 feet of water
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected15


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/4/2020].

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