Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1468769
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateWY
CountyTeton
LocalityPolecat Creek, 300m upstream of Huckleberry Hot Springs outlet
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSnake Headwaters
HUC8 Number17040101
HUC10 NameMoose Creek-Snake River
HUC10 Number1704010103
HUC12 NamePolecat Creek
HUC12 Number170401010302
Map
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Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24671
Author:Hall, R.O. Jr., M.F. Dybdahl, and M.C. Vanderloop
Date:2006
Title:Extremely high secondary production of introduced snails in rivers
Journal:Ecological Applications
Volume:16
Issue:3
Pages:1121-1131
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/18/2021].

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