Specimen Information

Marisa cornuarietis
Marisa cornuarietis
(giant rams-horn snail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1522622
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusMarisa
Speciescornuarietis
Common Namegiant rams-horn snail
StateFL
CountyBroward
LocalityC-13 Canal near Sunrise, Florida
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number3090202
HUC10 NameConservation Area 2
HUC10 Number0309020206
HUC12 NameSouth Conservation Area 2
HUC12 Number030902020601
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NAS ARM

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Collection Day6
Collection Month11
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | dispersed
Statusestablished
CommentsMultiple large animals observed, one shell brought back and is stored with USGS NAS
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2018]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/17/2018].

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