Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID168072
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateAL
CountyWalker
LocalityLewis-Smith Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSipsey Fork
HUC8 Number03160110
HUC10 NameMulberry Fork
HUC10 Number0316011005
HUC12 NameBoyd Creek-Sipsey Fork
HUC12 Number031601100507
Map
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Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish | hitch hiker on aquatic plants?
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15858
Author:Peard, T.
Date:2016
Title:freshwaterjellyfish.org
Publisher:Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
CommentsFound in Lewis-smith Lake,near Hwy 69, Dodge city, Cullman Co. Reported to freshwater jellyfish website, seen but not collected.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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