Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID160208
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateLA
CountyOuachita
LocalityWest Monroe, unnamed pond just south of Interstate 20
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Ouachita
HUC8 Number08040207
HUC10 NameBayou De Siard-Ouachita River
HUC10 Number0804020702
HUC12 NameTupawek Bayou-Ouachita River
HUC12 Number080402070203
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month9
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/23/2019].

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