Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1320366
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusCipangopaludina
Specieschinensis
Common NameChinese mysterysnail
StateIL
CountyMcLean
LocalityMackinaw River, 5.2 mi W Lexington, Merwin Nature Preserve, Gridley Rd.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMackinaw
HUC8 Number07130004
HUC10 NameBuck Creek-Mackinaw River
HUC10 Number0713000403
HUC12 NameLoving Branch-Mackinaw River
HUC12 Number071300040305
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month3
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28787
Author:Vinsel, R., and J. Tiemann
Date:2016
Title:Exotic aquatic mollusk collections in the Illinois Natural History Survey.
Publisher:Illinois Natural History Survey
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalINHS
Museum Cat NumberINHS 19019
VerifierK.S. Cummings 9/1996
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Number Preserved2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/29/2020].

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