Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID155506
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusCipangopaludina
Specieschinensis
Common NameChinese mysterysnail
StateNY
CountySaratoga
LocalityHudson River basin at Niskayuna
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMohawk
HUC8 Number02020004
HUC10 NameAlplaus Kill-Mohawk River
HUC10 Number0202000411
HUC12 NameStony Creek-Mohawk River
HUC12 Number020200041109
Map
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Collection Year1920
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13061
Author:Strayer, D.
Date:1987
Title:Ecology and zoogeography of the freshwater mollusks of the Hudson River Basin.
Journal:Malacological Review
Volume:20
Pages:1-68
CommentsMay be a subspecies (C. c. malleata).
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalANSP
Museum Cat Number129315
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/12/2019].

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