Melanoides tuberculata
Melanoides tuberculata
(red-rim melania)

Impact ID9569
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionMelanoides tuberculata are a host of parasitic trematodes that are harmful to some species of fish and humans.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/21/2024].

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