Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID268957
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateNY
CountyOswego
LocalityLake Ontario, Sandy Creek transect, 30m
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake Ontario
HUC8 Number04150200
Map
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Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18953
Author:Levri, E.P., R.M. Dermott, S.J. Lunnen, A.A. Kelly, and T. Ladson
Date:2008
Title:The distribution of the invasive New Zealand mud snail (Potamopyrgus antipodarum) in Lake Ontario.
Journal:Aquatic Ecosystem Health and Management
Volume:11
Issue:4
Pages:412-421
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected14/sq. m.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/24/2021].

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