Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID52733
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateWY
CountyPark
LocalityGardner River [See Mammoth Hot Springs near MT/WY border]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameYellowstone Headwaters
HUC8 Number10070001
HUC10 NameGardner River-Yellowstone River
HUC10 Number1007000109
HUC12 NameLower Gardner River
HUC12 Number100700010906
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month8
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
CommentsDensities high; Pers. comm. with David Richards (doctoral student at MSU) 8/22/2000.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierDavid Richards, Montana State University, Bozeman
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/19/2019].

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