NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID645254
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateMS
CountyJackson
LocalityRobinson Bayou, a shallow residential canal south of the main part of the bayou
HUC8 NamePascagoula
HUC8 Number3170006
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Collection Day16
Collection Month7
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMississippi Dept. of Marine Resources
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Year Classeggs
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/25/2014].

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