Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1670482
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StatePA
CountyChester
LocalityBrandywine creek at Johnsontown Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBrandywine-Christina
HUC8 Number02040205
HUC10 NameEast Branch Brandywine Creek
HUC10 Number0204020501
HUC12 NameLower East Branch Brandywine Creek
HUC12 Number020402050105
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month10
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | hitch hiker
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierN. Macelko, S. Hartzell Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4
Photo
Potamopyrgus antipodarum


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/13/2024].

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