Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1653607
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateTX
CountyWilliamson
Localitypond at Hill Country Bible Church, Austin, TX, Travis County
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Gabriel
HUC8 Number12070205
HUC10 NameTurkey Creek-Brushy Creek
HUC10 Number1207020504
HUC12 NameSouth Brushy Creek-Brushy Creek
HUC12 Number120702050401
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month9
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:34881
Author:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Date:2020
Title:Pomacea maculata observations
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Commentsreported to Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierTexas Parks and Wildlife Department
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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