Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1655073
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateAZ
CountyCoconino
LocalityAntelope Point Marina, Lake Powell, Arizona
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Lake Powell
HUC8 Number14070006
HUC10 NameWest Canyon Creek-Lake Powell
HUC10 Number1407000610
HUC12 NameGlen Canyon Dam-Lake Powell
HUC12 Number140700061008
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month8
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish | hitch hiker on aquatic plants
Statusestablished
CommentsThis is the second time I have found this species while fishing up at Lake Powell, Antelope Marina area.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/16/2021].

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