Specimen Information

Potamopyrgus antipodarum
Potamopyrgus antipodarum
(New Zealand mudsnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1715759
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateCA
CountySonoma
LocalityWarm Springs Fish Hatchery
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRussian
HUC8 Number18010110
HUC10 NameDry Creek
HUC10 Number1801011005
HUC12 NameWest Slough-Dry Creek
HUC12 Number180101100507
Map
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Collection Year2023
Year AccuracyActual
Reference 1
Ref. Number:42479
Author:Bartlett, A.
Date:2023
Title:Invasive species reported in Bay Area fish hatchery for the first time
Publisher:SFGate.com
Reference 2
Ref. Number:42480
Author:Callahan, M.
Date:2023
Title:Invasive New Zealand mudsnails found at Lake Sonoma fish hatchery
Publisher:The Press Democrat
CommentsFound in summer of 2023 inside a water intake pipe at the hatchery
Record TypeLiterature


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