Specimen Information

Cordylophora caspia
Cordylophora caspia
(a freshwater hydroid)
Coelenterates-Hydrozoans
Exotic

Specimen ID162209
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCordylophora
Speciescaspia
Common Namea freshwater hydroid
StateMD
LocalityChesapeake Bay
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Chesapeake Bay
HUC8 Number02060001
Map
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Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13201
Author:Ruiz, G.M., P.W. Fofonoff, J.T. Carlton, M.J. Wonham, and A.H. Hines
Date:2000
Title:Invasion of coastal marine communities in North America: Apparent patterns, processes, and biases.
Journal:Annual Review of Ecological Systematics
Volume:31
Pages:481-531
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineMarine


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