Specimen Information

Rapana venosa
Rapana venosa
(veined rapa whelk)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID785557
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusRapana
Speciesvenosa
Common Nameveined rapa whelk
StateFL
CountyMonroe
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, near Fiesta Key, Florida Keys
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameFlorida Bay-Florida Keys
HUC8 Number03090203
HUC10 Number0309020302
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Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusfailed
CommentsCollected live.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Size64 mm height, 50 mm width
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/28/2020].

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