Specimen Information

Radix auricularia
Radix auricularia
(European ear snail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1468721
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusRadix
Speciesauricularia
Common NameEuropean ear snail
StateNM
CountyColfax
LocalityColfax Co. Pond off Hwy 64, New Mexico
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCimarron
HUC8 Number11080002
HUC10 NameEagle Nest Lake-Cimarron River
HUC10 Number1108000201
HUC12 NameOutlet Cieneguilla Creek
HUC12 Number110800020104
Map
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Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | hitch hiker on aquatic plants
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31727
Author:Brant, S.V., and E.S. Loker
Date:2009
Title:Schistosomes in the southwest United Steates and their potential for causing cercarial dermatitis or "swimmer's itch"
Journal:Journal of Helminthology
Volume:83
Issue:2
Pages:191-198
CommentsSampling took place between 2003-2008
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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