Specimen Information

Physa acuta
Physa acuta
(Acuta bladder snail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1524806
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPhysa
Speciesacuta
Common NameAcuta bladder snail
StateCA
CountyMerced
LocalityWaterfowl Managment Area, Los Banos, California, USA
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle San Joaquin-Lower Chowchilla
HUC8 Number18040001
HUC10 NameSalt Slough
HUC10 Number1804000120
HUC12 NameBig Buttonwillow Lake-Salt Slough
HUC12 Number180400012006
Map
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Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | hitch hiker on aquatic plants
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31765
Author:Ebbs, E.T., E.S. Loker, and S.V. Brant
Date:2018
Title:Phylogeography and genetics of the globally invasive snail Physa acuta Draparnaud 1805, and its potential to serve as an intermediate host to larval digenetic trematodes
Journal:BMC Evolutionary Biology
Volume:18
Issue:103
Pages:1-17
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/12/2019].

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