Specimen Information

Bithynia tentaculata
Bithynia tentaculata
(mud bithynia, faucet snail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1336750
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusBithynia
Speciestentaculata
Common Namemud bithynia, faucet snail
StateMN
CountyItasca
LocalityBowstring Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBig Fork
HUC8 Number09030006
HUC10 NameBowstring River
HUC10 Number0903000601
HUC12 NameBowstring Lake
HUC12 Number090300060105
Map
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Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping solid ballast
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29065
Author:Roy, C.L., V. St-Louis, and J. House.
Date:2016
Title:Seasonal distribution of the invasive snail, Bithynia tentaculata, within infested waterbodies in Minnesota, USA, including waterfowl migration
Journal:Biological Invasions
Volume:18
Issue:10
Pages:2923-2941
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2019].

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