Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154998
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateCA
CountyShasta
LocalityShasta Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSacramento Headwaters
HUC8 Number18020005
HUC10 NameSacramento River Arm-Shasta Lake
HUC10 Number1802000504
HUC12 NameSugarloaf Creek-Sacramento River
HUC12 Number180200050406
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13166
Author:Peard, T., and M. Thorn.
Date:1999
Title:Freshwater Jellyfish!.
Publisher:Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
Pages:25
Commentsseen and reported to Peard's website, not collected
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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