Specimen Information

Pomacea maculata
Pomacea maculata
(giant applesnail)

Specimen ID1710628
Common Namegiant applesnail
CountySt. Martin
LocalityAvoca Island Cutoff at Doiron's Landing
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest Central Louisiana Coastal
HUC8 Number08090302
HUC10 NameBayou Black
HUC10 Number0809030203
HUC12 NameBayou Long-Grassy Lake
HUC12 Number080903020303
Collection Month11
Collection Year2022
Year AccuracyActual
Record TypePersonal communication


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/2/2023].

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