Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID168058
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateAL
CountyMadison
LocalityQuarry, near Huntsville
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameWheeler Lake
HUC8 Number06030002
Map
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Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish | hitch hiker on aquatic plants?
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24091
Author:Peard, T.
Date:2005
Title:Freshwater Jellyfish.
CommentsFound at a site in Madison Aquatic and Recreation Park (Rock quarry), near I-565. Reported to freshwater jellyfish site. 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 [10/27/2021].

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