Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1467955
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StatePA
CountyLehigh
LocalityLittle Lehigh Creek, west of Emmaus near the Wildlands Conservancy
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLehigh
HUC8 Number02040106
HUC10 NameLittle Lehigh Creek
HUC10 Number0204010607
HUC12 NameLittle Lehigh Creek-Lehigh River
HUC12 Number020401060703
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NAS ARM

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Collection Month7
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31630
Author:Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PAFBC)
Date:2018
Title:PFCB Issues Alert to Contain Invasive Species in Lehigh County.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierPennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/1/2021].

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