Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1687288
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateTX
CountyBrazoria
LocalityCanal, just north of the intersection of CR529 and CR953
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest Galveston Bay
HUC8 Number12040204
HUC10 NameDickinson Bayou
HUC10 Number1204020402
HUC12 NameDickinson Bayou
HUC12 Number120402040200
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month9
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | hitch hiker
Statusunknown
CommentsReported via texasinvasives.org
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierTexas Invasive Species Institute (TISI)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classeggs only


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/21/2024].

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