Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID164418
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusCipangopaludina
Specieschinensis
Common NameChinese mysterysnail
StateKS
CountyButler
LocalityElm Creek in Augusta
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Walnut River
HUC8 Number11030017
HUC10 NameWhitewater River
HUC10 Number1103001702
HUC12 NameElm Creek-Whitewater River
HUC12 Number110300170207
Map
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Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14376
Author:Distler, D.A.
Date:2003
Title:Occurrence of the mystery snail Cipangopaludina chinensis (Gastropoda: Viviparidae) in the Walnut River basin, Kansas.
Journal:Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science
Volume:106
Issue:3/4
Pages:215
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size15.1-15.2 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/14/2019].

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