Specimen Information

Pectinatella magnifica
Pectinatella magnifica
(magnificent bryozoan)
Bryozoans
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1522533
GroupBryozoans
GenusPectinatella
Speciesmagnifica
Common Namemagnificent bryozoan
StateID
CountyKootenai
LocalityRose Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCoeur d'Alene Lake
HUC8 Number17010303
HUC10 NameLatour Creek-Coeur d'Alene River
HUC10 Number1701030301
HUC12 NameRose Creek-Coeur d'Alene River
HUC12 Number170103030103
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month10
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | hitch hiker with stocked fish | hitch hiker on plants
Statusestablished
CommentsWhen we removed our boat via the public launch the hull and trailer (including the wheel wells) were covered in statoblasts and required extra time to Clean Drain Dry. Confirmation on boats/trailers as transport vectors. Rose Lake free floating on a broken Brasenia schreberi stem. There was evidence of the bryozoan throughout the lake as floating statoblasts. Other intact colonies were also observed.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/18/2021].

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