Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID164640
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusCipangopaludina
Specieschinensis
Common NameChinese mysterysnail
StateIN
CountyMarion
LocalityDelaware Lake in Ft. Benjamin Harrison State Park near Lawrence, IN [just NE of Indianapolis]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper White
HUC8 Number05120201
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month9
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
CommentsThis species has been observed here for several years. May be a subspecies (C. c. malleata).
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2021].

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