Potamopyrgus antipodarum
Potamopyrgus antipodarum
(New Zealand mudsnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Impact ID2034
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionThe dense colonization of Potamopyrgus antipodarum in streams has been linked to the decline in native macroinvertebrate densities.
Reference17665
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Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/5/2021].

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