Specimen Information

Cipangopaludina chinensis
Cipangopaludina chinensis
(Chinese mysterysnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID279153
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusCipangopaludina
Specieschinensis
Common NameChinese mysterysnail
StateWV
CountyUpshur
LocalityStonecoal Lake, near eastern boat launch
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest Fork
HUC8 Number05020002
HUC10 NameUpper West Fork River
HUC10 Number0502000201
HUC12 NameStonecoal Creek
HUC12 Number050200020104
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month9
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsSee voucher photos. May have been there for the past eight years according to locals. May be a subspecies (C. c. malleata).
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedmany
Photo






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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2021].

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