Specimen Information

Potamopyrgus antipodarum
Potamopyrgus antipodarum
(New Zealand mudsnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID157497
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateCA
CountyYolo
LocalityPutah Creek, Fishing Access #3 on Hwy 128 [~15 mi W of Davis, CA]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Putah
HUC8 Number18020162
HUC10 NameLower Putah Creek
HUC10 Number1802016205
HUC12 NameMcCune Creek-Putah Creek
HUC12 Number180201620503
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month10
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19769
Author:Montana State University.
Date:2011
Title:New Zealand mudsnails in the Western USA dataset (1995-2010).
CommentsPutah Creek was temporarily closed to fishing on 12/16/2003 until the state decides how to proceed.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
VerifierCal Dept. Fish & Game Aq. Bioassessment Lab
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/29/2020].

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