Specimen Information

Leptodea fragilis
Leptodea fragilis
(fragile papershell)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Native Transplant

Specimen ID153803
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusLeptodea
Speciesfragilis
Common Namefragile papershell
StateNY
CountyOswego
LocalityOneida Lake (Lower South Bay)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOneida
HUC8 Number04140202
HUC10 NameOneida Lake-Oneida River
HUC10 Number0414020208
HUC12 NameOneida Lake
HUC12 Number041402020808
Map
+
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13074
Author:Harman, W.N.
Date:2000
Title:Diminishing species richness of mollusks in Oneida Lake, New York State, USA.
Journal:The Nautilus
Volume:114
Issue:3
Pages:120-126
Comments~ date of introduction into Oneida Lake is 1920-1950. This species was not collected in quantitative study of 1992-1995, but was present in 1968 study.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/30/2020].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.