Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1545374
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusCipangopaludina
Speciesjaponica
Common NameJapanese mysterysnail
LocalitySandusky Bay, [Ohio]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year1963
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | released
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14104
Author:Wolfert, D.R., and J.K. Hiltunen
Date:1968
Title:Distribution and abundance of the Japanese snail Viviparus japonicus and associated macrobenthos in Sandusky Bay, Ohio.
Journal:Ohio Journal of Science
Volume:68
Pages:32-40
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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