Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID238784
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateWI
CountyForest
LocalityArbutus Lake [~3 mi NE of Pickerel]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWolf
HUC8 Number04030202
HUC10 NameLily River
HUC10 Number0403020202
HUC12 NameEast Branch of the Lily River
HUC12 Number040302020205
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month7
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsSee voucher photos. First reported in 2005. See http://www.jellyfish.iup.edu/location.html#WI
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/31/2023].

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