Specimen Information

Physa acuta
Physa acuta
(Acuta bladder snail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Native Transplant

Specimen ID52435
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPhysa
Speciesacuta
Common NameAcuta bladder snail
StateVA
CountyYork
LocalityWormley Pond in Colonial National Historical Park, Williamsburg, VA
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameYork
HUC8 Number02080107
HUC10 NameLower York River
HUC10 Number0208010702
HUC12 NameSarah Creek-York River
HUC12 Number020801070204
Map
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Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:362
Author:Dundee, D.S.
Date:1974
Title:Catalog of introduced mollusks of eastern North America (north of Mexico).
Journal:Sterkiana
Volume:55
Pages:1-37
CommentsSee Beetle, D.E. 1973. Physa acuta in Virginia. Nautilus 87(1): 28.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/19/2019].

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