Specimen Information

Melanoides tuberculata
Melanoides tuberculata
(red-rim melania)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID52707
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusMelanoides
Speciestuberculata
Common Namered-rim melania
StateTX
CountyHidalgo
LocalityLake Edinburg [just SW of Faysville, TX]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouth Laguna Madre
HUC8 Number12110208
HUC10 NameEdinburg North Main Canal
HUC10 Number1211020802
HUC12 NameLake Edinburn-Edinburg North Main Canal
HUC12 Number121102080200
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month6
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuscollected
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierRobert Howells, Texas Parks & Wildlife, Ingram, TX
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/19/2021].

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