Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1613844
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateTX
CountyKaufman
LocalityThe Scuba Ranch (Private lake)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCedar
HUC8 Number12030107
HUC10 NameCedar Creek-Cedar Creek Reservoir
HUC10 Number1203010702
HUC12 NameMuddy Cedar Creek
HUC12 Number120301070201
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month8
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
CommentsPrivate freshwater Texas lake. The Scuba Ranch is a scuba diving facility, providing a space for freshwater scuba diving and open water certification dives in inland Texas.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierMichelle Chumley
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected100


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/26/2020].

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