Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1692261
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateTX
CountyBrazoria
LocalityPond at 17915 FM 521 Road
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAustin-Oyster
HUC8 Number12040205
HUC10 NameAustin Bayou
HUC10 Number1204020503
HUC12 NameAustin Bayou
HUC12 Number120402050300
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month3
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:37909
Author:Texas Invasive Species Institute
Date:2021
Title:Apple Snail reports for March-September 2021
Publisher:Sam Houston State University
Comments2 adults; eggs
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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