Pomacea canaliculata
Pomacea canaliculata
(channeled applesnail)

Impact ID7310
Impact TypeHabitat Alteration
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionThe invasion of Pomacea canaliculata results in an almost complete collapse of the aquatic plant community, leading to a shift from a plant-dominated, clear- water state, to a turbid, algae-dominated state within the Klong Chonprathan catchment, close to the city of Hua Hin, Thailand.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationHua Hin, Thailand

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/18/2024].

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