NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID645243
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateGA
CountyChatham
Localityretention pond in Town Lake subdivision
HUC8 NameLower Savannah
HUC8 Number3060109
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Collection Day15
Collection Month7
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2014].

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