Specimen Information

Cipangopaludina japonica
Cipangopaludina japonica
(Japanese mysterysnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1545082
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusCipangopaludina
Speciesjaponica
Common NameJapanese mysterysnail
StateGA
CountyClayton
LocalityBlalock Reservoir, 2688 Shamrock Road, Jonesboro, Georgia 30236
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Ocmulgee
HUC8 Number03070103
HUC10 NameBig Cotton Indian Creek
HUC10 Number0307010302
HUC12 NameLower Little Cotton Indian Creek
HUC12 Number030701030203
Map

NAS ARM

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Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | hitch hiker on plants
Statusestablished
CommentsSpecimen sent to NAS for identification. Determined to be of the genus Cipangopaludina, and species determined based on tall spire
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierC. Morningstar, NAS
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved4


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2019].

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