Specimen Information

Phyllorhiza punctata
Phyllorhiza punctata
(Australian spotted jellyfish)
Coelenterates-Scyphozoan
Exotic

Specimen ID261742
GroupCoelenterates-Scyphozoan
GenusPhyllorhiza
Speciespunctata
Common NameAustralian spotted jellyfish
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalityCanaveral Locks
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCape Canaveral
HUC8 Number03080202
HUC10 NameBanana River-Newfound Harbor Frontal
HUC10 Number0308020202
HUC12 NameNorth Banana River
HUC12 Number030802020201
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month6
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed ocean current
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18731
Author:Waymer, J.
Date:2009
Title:Australian jellyfish back in Brevard.
Publisher:FloridaToday.com
Volume:2009
Issue:June 17
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineBrackish


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/26/2021].

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