Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID275817
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateUT
CountyUtah
LocalityThistle Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSpanish Fork
HUC8 Number16020202
HUC10 NameThistle Creek
HUC10 Number1602020202
HUC12 NameLower Thistsle Creek
HUC12 Number160202020205
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month9
Collection Year2004
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 (10,000 snails/m^2)
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/6/2021].

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