Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1703769
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateTX
CountyHarris
LocalityCanal in Houston, TX
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBuffalo-San Jacinto
HUC8 Number12040104
HUC10 NameWhiteoak Bayou-Buffalo Bayou
HUC10 Number1204010403
HUC12 NameSpring Branch-Buffalo Bayou
HUC12 Number120401040303
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month7
Collection Year2022
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:39558
Author:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Date:2022
Title:Pomacea maculata reports for Dec 2022
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
CommentsCitizen science report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierM. McGarrity, TPWD
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/29/2023].

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