Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID155036
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusBithynia
Speciestentaculata
Common Namemud bithynia, faucet snail
StateNY
CountyUlster
LocalityLower Esopus Creek, off Rt. 9, 0.5 mi above Glasco turnpike bridge, Glenerie
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Hudson
HUC8 Number02020006
HUC10 NameEsopus Creek
HUC10 Number0202000609
HUC12 NamePlattekill Creek-Esopus Creek
HUC12 Number020200060908
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month7
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsWater quality 1999 = slightly impacted.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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