Specimen Information

Physella acuta
Physella acuta
(Acute bladder snail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1524254
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPhysella
Speciesacuta
Common NameAcute bladder snail
StateSC
CountyCharleston
LocalityCharles Town Landing, Charleston, SC
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCooper
HUC8 Number03050201
HUC10 NameAshley River
HUC10 Number0305020106
HUC12 NameLower Ashley River
HUC12 Number030502010605
Map
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Collection Month12
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on aquatic plants | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18190
Author:DIllon, R.T., A.R. Wethington, J.M. Rhett, and T.P. Smith
Date:2002
Title:Populations of the European freshwater pulmonate Physa acuta are not reproductively isolated from American Physa heterostropha or Physa integra.
Journal:Invertebrate Biology
Volume:121
Issue:3
Pages:226-234
Reference 2
Ref. Number:32338
Author:Bousset, L., J.-P. Pointier, P. David, P. Jarne
Date:2014
Title:Neither variation loss, nor change in selfing rate is associated with the worldwide invasion of Physa acuta from its native North America
Journal:Biological Invasions
Volume:16
Pages:1769-1783
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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