Specimen Information

Melanoides tuberculata
Melanoides tuberculata
(red-rim melania)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1703011
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusMelanoides
Speciestuberculata
Common Namered-rim melania
StateTX
CountyLiberty
LocalityRodair Gully at Highway 69
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Trinity
HUC8 Number12030203
HUC10 NameOld River-Trinity River
HUC10 Number1203020303
HUC12 NameWest Prong Old River
HUC12 Number120302030302
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month5
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Reference 1
Ref. Number:39328
Author:McClure, M.R.
Date:2019
Title:Novel Introduction for the invasive red-rim melania Melanoides tuberculata (muller) in Southwestern Texas
Journal:The Southwestern Naturalist
Volume:64
Issue:3/4
Pages:232-235
CommentsOnly dead shells were observed
Record TypeLiterature


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