Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID242922
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateWY
CountyPark
LocalityShoshone River in Cody
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameShoshone
HUC8 Number10080014
HUC10 NameTrail Creek-Shoshone River
HUC10 Number1008001401
HUC12 NameDry Creek-Shoshone River
HUC12 Number100800140106
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month10
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19769
Author:Montana State University.
Date:2011
Title:New Zealand mudsnails in the Western USA dataset (1995-2010).
Commentsdensity = abundant
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number CollectedAbundant


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2019].

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