Specimen Information

Tarebia granifera
Tarebia granifera
(quilted melania)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID238217
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusTarebia
Speciesgranifera
Common Namequilted melania
StateVI
CountySt. John
Localityisolated pools and connecting seeps in Fish Bay Gut, St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEastern Caribbean
HUC8 Number32006400
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month1
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16059
Author:Smith, D.G., and J. Brousseau
Date:1996
Title:Survey of the freshwater mollusks of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands, with desciptions and anatomical details of two species.
Journal:Caribbean Journal of Science
Volume:32
Issue:1
Pages:33-42
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/25/2019].

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