Specimen Information

Valvata piscinalis
Valvata piscinalis
(European stream valvata)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1656819
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusValvata
Speciespiscinalis
Common NameEuropean stream valvata
StatePA
CountyErie
LocalityLake Erie, at Presque Isle
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameFrontal Lake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020002
HUC12 NameLacarpe Creek-Frontal Lake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000200
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year1936
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on packing material
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:35445
Author:Oughton, J.
Date:1938
Title:Valvata piscinalis (Müller) in the Great Lakes.
Journal:The Nautilus
Volume:52
Issue:1-2
Pages:30-32, 60-62
CommentsShell only.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierJ. Oughton
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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