Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID877931
GroupCoelenterates-Hydrozoans
GenusCraspedacusta
Speciessowerbyi
Common Namefreshwater jellyfish
StateMI
CountyBarry
LocalityGun Lake in canal adjacent to Harmony Dr
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKalamazoo
HUC8 Number04050003
HUC10 NameGun River
HUC10 Number0405000307
HUC12 NameGun Lake-Gun River
HUC12 Number040500030701
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month9
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Comments"Several at the end of canal, more in the middle sections of canal around flowering eel grass."
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected30+
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2021].

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