Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID263307
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateNY
CountyOneida
LocalityGifford lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOneida
HUC8 Number04140202
HUC10 NameWest Branch Fish Creek
HUC10 Number0414020202
HUC12 NameMiddle West Branch Fish Creek
HUC12 Number041402020204
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month9
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on aquatic plants?
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/15/2021].

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