Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records.

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Ref IDTypeAuthorDateTitle
13575 Web PageBishop Museum.1997Listing of species known from aquatic environments (brackish/fresh water) in the Hawaiian Islands.
26266 DatabaseCalifornia Department of Fish and Game.2009California Aquatic Non-native Organism Database (CANOD).
26635 Journal ArticleClench, W.J.1969Melanoides tuberculata (Muller) in Florida.
10319 ReportCohen, A.N., and J.T. Carlton.1995Nonindigenous Aquatic Species in a United States Estuary, A Case Study of the Biological Invasions of the San Francisco Bay and Delta.
524 Book ChapterCourtenay, W.R., Jr., and J.D. Williams.1992Dispersal of exotic species from aquaculture sources, with emphasis on freshwater fishes
362 Journal ArticleDundee, D.S.1974Catalog of introduced mollusks of eastern North America (north of Mexico).
14061 Journal ArticleDundee, D.S., and A. Paine1977Ecology of the snail Melanoides tuberculata (Müller), intermediate host of the human liver fluke (Opisthoris sinensis) in New Orleans, Louisiana
13013 Journal ArticleEdwards, R.J.2001New additions and persistence of the introduced fishes of the Upper San Antonio River, Bexar County, Texas.
32593 DatabaseFlorida Museum of Natural History2018Florida Museum of Natural History inverstebrate zoology collection database
360 ReportHowells, R.G.1992Annotated list of non-native fishes, mollusks, crustaceans, and aquatic plants, in Texas waters. Management Data Series No. 78.
23814 Journal ArticleKaratayev, A.Y., L.E. Burlakova, V.A. Karatayev, and D.K. Padilla2009Introduction, distribution, spread, and impacts of exotic freshwater gastropods in Texas.
28081 ReportKingsley-Smith, P., A. Fowler, E. Gooding, and D. Knott.2015SCDNR Marine Resources Research Institute Report to GSARP.
32630 Journal ArticleLadd, H.L.A., and D.L. Rogowski2012Egg predation and parasite prevalence in the invasive freshwater snail, Melanoides tuberculata (Müller, 1774) in a west Texas spring system
33299 Journal ArticleM. Bowie Kotrla1975New geographical location for Philophthalmus sp. in Thiarid snails and waterfowl in Texas
39328 Journal ArticleMcClure, M.R.2019Novel Introduction for the invasive red-rim melania Melanoides tuberculata (muller) in Southwestern Texas
33302 Journal ArticleMitchell, A. J., M. J. Salmon, D. G. Huffman, A. E. Goodwin, and T. M. Brandt2000Prevalence and pathogenicity of a heterophyid trematode infecting the gills of an endangered fish, the fountain darter, in two central Texas springā€fed rivers
19769 DatabaseMontana State University.2011New Zealand mudsnails in the Western USA dataset (1995-2010).
361 Journal ArticleMurray, H.D.1964Tarebia granifera and Melanoides tuberculata in Texas.
363 Journal ArticleMurray, H.D.1975Melanoides tuberculata (Miller), Las Moras Creek, Bracketville, Texas.
16115 ReportPhelps, G.G., S.J. Walsh, G.M Gerwig, and W.B. Tate.2004Characterization of the hydrology, water chemistry and aquatic communities of selected springs in the St. Johns River Water Management District, Florida, 2004.
9283 Journal ArticleRoessler, M.A., G.L. Beardsley, and D.C. Tabb1977New records of the introduced snail, Melanoides tuberculata (Mollusca: Thiaridae) in south Florida.
13201 Journal ArticleRuiz, G.M., P.W. Fofonoff, J.T. Carlton, M.J. Wonham, and A.H. Hines2000Invasion of coastal marine communities in North America: apparent patterns, processes, and biases
25737 Journal ArticleRusso, T.N.1973Discovery of the gastropod snail Melanoides (Thiara) tuberculata (Muller) in Florida
16059 Journal ArticleSmith, D.G., and J. Brousseau1996Survey of the freshwater mollusks of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands, with desciptions and anatomical details of two species.
31508 DatabaseSouth Dakota Game, Fish and Parks.2018Aquatic invasive species by waterbody
9214 Journal ArticleTaylor, D.W.1981Freshwater mollusks of California: a distributional checklist.
38859 Journal ArticleTolley-Jordan, L.R., M.A. Chadwick, and J. K. Triplett2022New records of digenetic trematodes infecting Melanoides tuberculata (O.F. Müller, 1774) in Florida, USA 
14257 Web PageU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.2005National Wildlife Refuge System Invasive Species.
25944 DatabaseUeda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S.
32662 Journal ArticleVandiver, V.V. 1980Hygrophila
28787 DatabaseVinsel, R., and J. Tiemann2016Exotic aquatic mollusk collections in the Illinois Natural History Survey.
32477 ReportWarren, G.L., and J. Bernatis2015Status of the Ichetucknee Siltsnail (Floridobia mica) in Coffee Spring, Ichetucknee Springs State Park, Suwannee County, Florida, November 2015
18558 Journal ArticleWilliams, J.E., and D.W. Sada1985Status of two endangered fishes, Cyprinodon nevadensis mionectes and Rhinichthys osculus nevadensis, from two springs in Ash Meadows, Nevada.
9212 BookWu, Shi-Kuei.1989Natural History Inventory of Colorado, No. 11, Colorado freshwater mollusks.


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