Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1692272
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateTX
CountyHarris
LocalityRetention pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSpring
HUC8 Number12040102
HUC10 NameLittle Cypress Creek-Cypress Creek
HUC10 Number1204010201
HUC12 NameLittle Cypress Creek
HUC12 Number120401020105
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month6
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 clusters
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/4/2023].

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