Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1703690
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateNY
CountyFranklin
LocalityEast Pine Pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSaranac River
HUC8 Number04300106
HUC10 NameSaranac Lakes-Saranac River
HUC10 Number0430010601
HUC12 NameFish Creek Ponds
HUC12 Number043001060101
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Collection Day10
Collection Month9
Collection Year2022
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on waterfowl
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierWesley Daniel (USGS)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5000
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/4/2023].

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