Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1702936
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateSC
CountyCharleston
LocalityRetention Pond off Boone Hall Creek that is fed by Boone Hall Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCooper
HUC8 Number03050201
HUC10 NameWando River
HUC10 Number0305020104
HUC12 NameLower Wando River
HUC12 Number030502010402
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month8
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Comments4.5 ppt salinity
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierSouth Carolina DNR Marine Resources Research Institute


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/20/2024].

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