Specimen Information

Bithynia tentaculata
Bithynia tentaculata
(mud bithynia, faucet snail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID155027
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusBithynia
Speciestentaculata
Common Namemud bithynia, faucet snail
StateNY
CountyCattaraugus
LocalityAllegheny River, 250 m below West River Road bridge, Mill Grove
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Allegheny
HUC8 Number05010001
HUC10 NameHeadwaters Allegheny River
HUC10 Number0501000103
HUC12 NameIndian Creek-Allegheny River
HUC12 Number050100010311
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month9
Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsWater quality 1996 = moderately impacted.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected23


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/23/2019].

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