Specimen Information

Melanoides tuberculata
Melanoides tuberculata
(red-rim melania)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1533121
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusMelanoides
Speciestuberculata
Common Namered-rim melania
StateFL
CountyHillsborough
LocalityLithia Springs [on the Alafia River, SE of Tampa, FL]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAlafia
HUC8 Number03100204
HUC10 NameAlafia River
HUC10 Number0310020403
HUC12 NameLittle Fishhawk Creek
HUC12 Number031002040304
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month11
Collection Year1969
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32593
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Date:2018
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History inverstebrate zoology collection database
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
CommentsMap derived
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposaldry - 9999
Museum Cat Number29621
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/24/2021].

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