Specimen Information

Pomacea maculata
Pomacea maculata
(giant applesnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1634569
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateTX
CountyOrange
LocalitySmith Lake, Vidor TX, near RV park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Neches
HUC8 Number12020003
HUC10 NameTenmile Creek-Neches River
HUC10 Number1202000304
HUC12 NameBunns Canal-Neches River
HUC12 Number120200030405
Map

NAS ARM

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Collection Day10
Collection Month2
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | dispersed flood
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierWesley Daniel (USGS)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected44


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2020].

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