NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID615265
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateLA
CountyAscension
LocalityBayou Manchac at Camp Dr and Broussard Rd
HUC8 NameAmite
HUC8 Number8070202
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Collection Day28
Collection Month10
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Comments"...eggs and adults in the drainages leading to it."
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/22/2014].

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