Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID168047
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateAL
CountyWilcox
LocalityBill Dannelly Reservoir (Millers Ferry), Alabama River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Alabama
HUC8 Number03150203
HUC10 NameDixon Creek-Alabama River
HUC10 Number0315020307
HUC12 NameShell Creek-Foster Creek
HUC12 Number031502030701
Map
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Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish | hitch hiker on aquatic plants?
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15858
Author:Peard, T.
Date:2016
Title:freshwaterjellyfish.org
Publisher:Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
CommentsFound near site by the city marina. Reported to Freshwater Jellyfish website. Seen but not collected.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/14/2021].

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