Specimen Information

Pomacea canaliculata
Pomacea canaliculata
(channeled applesnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID52654
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciescanaliculata
Common Namechanneled applesnail
StateID
CountyTwin Falls
Localitytropical fish hatchery (Geothermal Tropicals) whose effluent goes into Deep Creek, a Snake River tributary [just W of Buhl, ID ???]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Snake-Rock
HUC8 Number17040212
Map
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Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:9289
Author:Bowler, P.A., and T.J. Frest
Date:1991
Title:The non-native snail fauna of the middle Snake River, southern Idaho.
Journal:Proceedings of the Desert Fishes Council.
Volume:23
Pages:28-44
CommentsHatchery raises over 100 species of tropical fish. Year is publication date of source document. Originally identified only to genus, but later reassigned to Pomacea canaliculata based on newer specimens (2016) that were collected in close proximity
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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