Specimen Information

Pyganodon grandis
Pyganodon grandis
(giant floater)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1445281
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusPyganodon
Speciesgrandis
Common Namegiant floater
StateNC
CountyOrange
LocalityNew Hope Creek, Turkey Farm Rd (NCWRC Site # 060316.1cbe)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHaw
HUC8 Number03030002
HUC10 NameB Everett Jordan Lake-New Hope River
HUC10 Number0303000206
HUC12 NameHeadwaters New Hope Creek
HUC12 Number030300020601
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month3
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30965
Author:North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
Date:2017
Title:NCWRC Aquatic Wildlife Diversity Program database, collection records for nonindigenous aquatic species in North Carolina.
Publisher:North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/17/2020].

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