Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1658491
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StatePA
CountyPhiladelphia
LocalityWissahickon Creek at bridge of Forbidden Drive and Orange Trail
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSchuylkill
HUC8 Number02040203
HUC10 NameWissahickon Creek
HUC10 Number0204020309
HUC12 NameLower Wissahickon Creek
HUC12 Number020402030902
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NAS ARM

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Collection Day11
Collection Month8
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierN. Macelko, S. Hartzell Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected10
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2021].

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