Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID275867
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateUT
CountyWayne
LocalitySpring Creek, Loa fish hatchery
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFremont
HUC8 Number14070003
HUC10 NameHeadwaters Fremont River
HUC10 Number1407000301
HUC12 NameElias Wells Hollow-Fremont River
HUC12 Number140700030110
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month11
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. Mudsnails extend downstream from fish hatchery in Spring Creek for approx. 2 miles.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2021].

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