Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID275334
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateAZ
CountyCoconino
LocalityColorado River, near South Canyon, River mile 31.7 below Lee's Ferry boat ramp
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Colorado-Marble Canyon
HUC8 Number15010001
HUC10 NameShinumo Wash-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1501000104
HUC12 NameTo Hajisho-Colorado River
HUC12 Number150100010407
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month4
Collection Year2002
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 = moderate
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/3/2020].

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