Specimen Information

Potamopyrgus antipodarum
Potamopyrgus antipodarum
(New Zealand mudsnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1658487
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StatePA
CountyBerks
LocalityWyomissing Creek between Parkside Dr. N and S, West Reading, PA
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSchuylkill
HUC8 Number02040203
HUC10 NameMiddle Schuylkill River
HUC10 Number0204020306
HUC12 NameWyomissing Creek
HUC12 Number020402030605
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month8
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusunknown
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierN. Macelko, S. Hartzell Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected6
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/18/2021].

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