Specimen Information

Cipangopaludina chinensis
Cipangopaludina chinensis
(Chinese mysterysnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1546783
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusCipangopaludina
Specieschinensis
Common NameChinese mysterysnail
StateMI
CountyOakland
LocalityShawood Lake, east shore
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDetroit
HUC8 Number04090004
HUC10 NameMiddle River Rouge
HUC10 Number0409000402
HUC12 NameNewburgh Lake-Middle River Rouge
HUC12 Number040900040203
Map
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Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Commentsmultiple dead shells found 2019 - 'neighbors' report this is at least the second year finding shells at this location.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierSturtevant
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/24/2021].

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