Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1613954
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusMelanoides
Speciestuberculata
Common Namered-rim melania
StateNV
CountyNye
LocalityAsh Meadows National Wildlife Refuge waters
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Amargosa
HUC8 Number18090202
HUC10 NameRock Valley
HUC10 Number1809020215
HUC12 NameCarson Slough
HUC12 Number180902021505
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month7
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsOther observers documented Melanoides at Point of Rocks Springs during annual naucorid survey at Ash Meadows NWR
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2021].

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