Specimen Information

Bithynia tentaculata
Bithynia tentaculata
(mud bithynia, faucet snail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID241140
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusBithynia
Speciestentaculata
Common Namemud bithynia, faucet snail
StateMI
CountyBay
LocalityLake Huron, Saginaw Bay
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Huron
HUC8 Number04080300
HUC10 NameLake Huron
HUC10 Number0408030003
HUC12 NameLake Huron
HUC12 Number040803000300
Map
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Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayshipping solid ballast
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16688
Author:Nalepa, T.F., D.L. Fanslow, M.B. Lansing, G.A. Lang, M. Ford, G. Gostenik, and D.J. Hartson.
Date:2002
Title:Abundance, Biomass, and Species Composition of Benthic Macroinvertebrates Populations in Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron, 1987-1996.
Publisher:NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory and Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystem Research, Michigan, Ann Arbor .
Volume:NOAA Technical Memorandum GLERL-122
Pages:32
Commentsonly a few individuals were found in benthic samples from Saginaw Bay in the 1980s and 1990s
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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