Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1467692
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateWA
CountyPacific
LocalityWillapa Bay Unknown Swale
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWillapa Bay
HUC8 Number17100106
HUC10 NameNemaha River-Frontal Willapa Bay
HUC10 Number1710010604
HUC12 NamePalix River-Frontal Willapa Bay
HUC12 Number171001060401
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month5
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | hitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
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


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/27/2020].

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