Specimen Information

Pectinatella magnifica
Pectinatella magnifica
(magnificent bryozoan)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1613719
Common Namemagnificent bryozoan
LocalityPond near Beerman Creek Lane
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNecanicum
HUC8 Number17100201
HUC10 NameNecanicum River-Frontal Pacific Ocean
HUC10 Number1710020101
HUC12 NameLower Necanicum River
HUC12 Number171002010103
Collection Day1
Collection Month8
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on aquatic plants | hitch hiker with stocked fish | hitch hiker on waterfowl
Commentssuddenly have appeared in our pond. spoke with Theresa Thom (thank you very much, you were wonderful) would like to know if there is anything we can do to inhibit growth and spread
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierKathleen Teeple
Number Collected10
Pectinatella magnifica
Pectinatella magnifica
Pectinatella magnifica


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2023].

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