Specimen Information

Pomacea canaliculata
Pomacea canaliculata
(channeled applesnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1546548
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciescanaliculata
Common Namechanneled applesnail
StateHI
CountyHonolulu
LocalityKapakahi Stream, downstream of Farrington Highway
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOahu
HUC8 Number20060000
HUC10 NamePearl Harbor Oahu
HUC10 Number2006000004
HUC12 NameWaikele Stream
HUC12 Number200600000403
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month5
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on plants | dispersed | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:33064
Author:Lach, L. and Cowie, R.H.
Date:1999
Title:The spread of the introduced freshwater apple snail Pomacea canaliculata (Lamarck) (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae) on O‘ahu, Hawai‘i1
Journal:Bishop Museum Occasional Papers
Volume:58
Pages:66-71
CommentsBishop Museum
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number254031
VerifierLori Lach and Robert H. Cowie
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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