Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID275882
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateMT
CountyPark
LocalityYellowstone River, Corwin Springs Bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Yellowstone
HUC8 Number10070002
HUC10 NameTom Miner Creek-Yellowstone River
HUC10 Number1007000201
HUC12 NameBassett Creek-Yellowstone River
HUC12 Number100700020103
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month8
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. These were mostly snails at this date.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat NumberW1697
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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