Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1613649
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateLA
CountyUnion
LocalityPrivate farm pond. Union Parish, Louisiana
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBayou D'Arbonne
HUC8 Number08040206
HUC10 NameLower Bayou D'arbonne
HUC10 Number0804020609
HUC12 NameRedden Creek-Bayou D'arbonne Lake
HUC12 Number080402060904
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month7
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | hitch hiker on aquatic plants
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMike Wood
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/18/2019].

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