Specimen Information

Melanoides tuberculata
Melanoides tuberculata
(red-rim melania)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1547585
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusMelanoides
Speciestuberculata
Common Namered-rim melania
StateTX
CountyBexar
LocalityBrackenridge Park, San Antonio, Texas
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper San Antonio
HUC8 Number12100301
HUC10 NameHeadwaters San Antonio River
HUC10 Number1210030102
HUC12 NameOlmos Creek-San Antonio River
HUC12 Number121003010201
Map
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Collection Year1964
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | hitch hiker on aquatic plants | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:363
Author:Murray, H.D.
Date:1975
Title:Melanoides tuberculata (Miller), Las Moras Creek, Bracketville, Texas.
Journal:Bulletin of the American Malacological Union
Volume:1975
Pages:43
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/27/2020].

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