Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1467688
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateWA
CountyBenton
LocalityColumbia River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Columbia-Priest Rapids
HUC8 Number17020016
HUC10 NameZintel Canyon-Columbia River
HUC10 Number1702001606
HUC12 NameCity of Richland-Columbia River
HUC12 Number170200160602
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month9
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | hitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31558
Author:Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
Date:2018
Title:Aquatic Invasive Species Unit: New Zealand Mudsnail confirmed detections
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/23/2020].

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