Specimen Information

Pomacea maculata
Pomacea maculata
(giant applesnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID935225
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPomacea
Speciesmaculata
Common Namegiant applesnail
StateFL
CountyNassau
LocalityNassau County, Small impoundment appx. 500 m W of the intersection of CR 121 and Cortez Rd
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Marys
HUC8 Number03070204
HUC10 NameUpper St. Marys River
HUC10 Number0307020405
HUC12 NameDeep Creek-St. Marys River
HUC12 Number030702040503
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month6
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28234
Author:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Date:2015
Title:Applesnail occurrences in Florida (Pomacea sp.), 1962-2015.
Publisher:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
CommentsNumerous egg masses
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/31/2023].

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