Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records.

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Ref IDTypeAuthorDateTitle
40920 Journal ArticleAlvarez, J.A., and B.J. Alvarez2022The current distribution and putative spread of the channeled apple snail in California 
27090 Journal ArticleBernatis, J.L., and G.L. Warren2014Effectiveness of a hand removal program for management of nonindigenous apple snails in an urban pond.
35309 DatabaseBishop Museum2002Hawaiian Freshwater & Terrestrial Mollusk Checklist
13575 Web PageBishop Museum.1997Listing of species known from aquatic environments (brackish/fresh water) in the Hawaiian Islands.
38496 ReportBonvechio, T.2014Gulf and South Atlantic Regional Panel Update (GSARP) for Georgia
9289 Journal ArticleBowler, P.A., and T.J. Frest1991The non-native snail fauna of the middle Snake River, southern Idaho.
32189 NewsBrennan, T. 2018Discovery of invasive snail species in Scottsdale waterway a cause for concern
40921 Journal ArticleCerutti, R.1998An infestation of Pomacea canaliculata (Lamarck, 1804) in Lake Miramar, San Diego, California
35308 Journal ArticleCowie, R.H.1996New Records of Introduced Land and Freshwater Snails in the Hawaiian Islands
14816 Journal ArticleCowie, R.H.1998Patterns of introduction of non-indigenous non-marine snails and slugs in the Hawaiian Islands.
31946 Journal ArticleCowie, R.H., K.A. Hayes, C.T. Tran, and P. Levin2007Distribution of the invasive apple snail Pomacea canaliculata (Lamarck) in the Hawaiian Islands (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae).
689 ReportDevick, W.S.1991Disturbances and fluctuations in the Wahiawa Reservoir ecosystem. Project No. F-14-R-15, Job 4 Study I.
28234 DatabaseFlorida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission2015Applesnail occurrences in Florida (Pomacea sp.), 1962-2015.
25114 Journal ArticleHayes, K.A., R.H. Cowie, S.C. Thiengo, and E.E. Strong2012Comparing apples with apples: clarifying the identities of two highly invasive Neotropical Ampullaridae (Caenogastropoda).
16348 Book ChapterHowells, R.G., L.F. Burlakova, A.Y. Karatayev, R.K. Marfurt, and R.L. Burks2006Native and introduced Ampullariidae in North America
33064 Journal ArticleLach, L. and Cowie, R.H.1999The spread of the introduced freshwater apple snail Pomacea canaliculata (Lamarck) (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae) on O‘ahu, Hawai‘i1
1389 Conference ProceedingsMackie, G.L.1995Adaptations of North American exotic mollusca for life in regulated rivers and their potential impacts.
31125 Journal ArticleMatsukura, K., Hayes, K. A., and R. H. Cowie2016Eleven microsatellite loci for two invasive freshwater apple snails, Pomacea canaliculata and P. maculata (Ampullariidae)
27858 DatabaseMuseum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory2010Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
16154 Journal ArticleRawlings, T.A., K.A. Hayes, R.H. Cowie, and T.M. Collins2007The identity, distribution, and impacts on non-native apple snails in the continental United States.
25970 DatabaseSmithsonian Institution2013National Museum of Natural History invertebrate zoology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,
13100 BookStaples, G.W., and R.H. Cowie.2001Hawaii's Invasive Species.
33390 Journal ArticleTran, C.T., K.A., and R.H. Cowie.2008Lack of mitochondrial DNA diversity in invasive apple snails (Ampullaridae) in Hawaii.
25944 DatabaseUeda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S.
14089 Web PageUSDA-APHIS-PPQ-CPHST-NPAG.1998[unpublished data] NPAG data: Pomacea canaliculata, Golden apple snail.
19675 DatabaseWalsh, S.2010Aquatic invasive species of Guam.


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