Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID166625
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateFL
CountyPasco
LocalityGator Creek at Hwy 471 (~8.5 ENE of Zephyrhills)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWithlacoochee
HUC8 Number03100208
HUC10 NameDobes Hole Lake-Withlacoochee River
HUC10 Number0310020802
HUC12 NameLower Withlacoochee Swamp
HUC12 Number031002080204
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month5
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
CommentsSee voucher photos.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
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