Cipangopaludina chinensis
Cipangopaludina chinensis
(Chinese mysterysnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Impact ID8204
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionIn a survey of Wisconsin lakes, the abundance of native Lymnaea stagnalis to be negatively correlated with the abundance of mystery snail (Cipangopaludina chinensis), suggesting that C. chinensis may be an important driver of competition and native snail displacement on the community-scale.
Reference24564
Great Lakes RegionYes
Cost 
LocationWisoconsin, USA

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/27/2024].

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