NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Pomacea maculata
(giant applesnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID614669
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateMS
CountyJackson
Localityconstructed wetland water treatment pond
HUC8 NameMississippi Coastal
HUC8 Number3170009
Map
Collection Day23
Collection Month9
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
CommentsEgg mass present. See voucher photo.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMissississippi Department of Marine Resources
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult; eggs
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/23/2014].

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