Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1332530
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StatePA
CountyErie
LocalityEast Central Basin near Erie, PA and Presque Isle
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month6
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27462
Author:iMapInvasives.
Date:2018
Title:Pennsylvania iMapInvasives
Publisher:Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program
Reference 2
Ref. Number:16038
Author:Levri, E.P., A.A. Kelly, and E. Love
Date:2007
Title:The invasive New Zealand mud snail (Potamopyrgus antipodarum) in Lake Erie.
Journal:Journal of Great Lakes Research
Volume:33
Pages:1-6
CommentsPA iMapInvasives Obs. ID: PA-342U. Observation date is estimated - site(s) in this location were sampled in June 2005. Two potamopyrgus specimens were found. Dat
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number CollectedTwo potamopyrgus


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