Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID749410
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
StateCA
CountySolano
LocalityLaurel Creek in Fairfield
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSuisun Bay
HUC8 Number18050001
HUC10 NameWooden Valley Creek-Frontal Suisun Bay Estuaries
HUC10 Number1805000101
HUC12 NameLaurel Creek-Frontal Suisun Bay
HUC12 Number180500010108
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month6
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsThese snails have the mid-whorl keel with extensions that is unique to mudsnails in the west.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/25/2020].

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