Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID272356
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateWI
CountyFlorence
LocalityNorth Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMenominee
HUC8 Number04030108
HUC10 NameSquaw Creek-Menominee River
HUC10 Number0403010807
HUC12 NameTwin Falls Dam-Menominee River
HUC12 Number040301080701
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month6
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on aquatic plants? | hitch hiker with stocked fish | accidental
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19334
Author:Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources.
Date:2010
Title:Aquatic Invasives Data and Maps.
Publisher:Wisconsin Dept of Natural Resources, Madison, Wisconsin.
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalUW Madison Zoology Museum
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/13/2019].

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