Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1658628
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateTX
CountyBrazoria
LocalityDrainage ditch, Resoft Park, Alvin, TX
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest Galveston Bay
HUC8 Number12040204
HUC10 NameClear Creek-Frontal Galveston Bay
HUC10 Number1204020401
HUC12 NameClear Creek-Frontal Galveston Bay
HUC12 Number120402040100
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | dispersed flood | hitch hiker on aquatic plants
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:37018
Author:McGarrity, M.E.
Date:2021
Title:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Applesnail Dataset
Record TypeSpecimen
VerifierMonica McGarrity
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/14/2024].

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