Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID275633
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateID
CountyOwyhee
LocalitySnake River, mile 497
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameC.J. Strike Reservoir
HUC8 Number17050101
HUC10 NameC J Strike Reservoir-Snake River
HUC10 Number1705010111
HUC12 NameCove Arm Lake-C J Strike Reservoir
HUC12 Number170501011107
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month1
Collection Year1997
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 = sparse-moderate (2-311 individuals/.25 m^2)
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number2312, 2313, 2314, 2315, 2317
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/4/2021].

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