Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Cipangopaludina japonica listed in key words.

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35350 Database Beaty, L.E. 2021. Exotic snails in Pennsyvania, 2020. The Pennsylvania State University, The Behrend College, Erie, PA. Created on 02/08/2021.
35359 Database Beaty, L.E. 2021. Exotic snails in Pennsyvania, 2019. The Pennsylvania State University, The Behrend College, Erie, PA. Created on 02/11/2021.
16663 Journal Article Burch, J.B. 1980. A guide to the fresh water snails of the Philippines. Malacological Review 13(1-2):121-144.
28380 Journal Article Bury, J.A., B.E. Sietman, and B.N. Karns. 2007. Distribution of the non-native viviparid snails, Bellamya chinensis and Viviparus georgianus, in Minnesota and the first record of Bellamya japonica from Wisconsin. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 22(4):697-703.
9181 Journal Article Clench, W.J., and S.L.H. Fuller. 1965. The genus Viviparus (Viviparidae) in North America. Occasional Papers on Mollusks 2:385-412.
27378 Database Cranberg, C., and R. Keller. 2020. Illinois Database of Aquatic Non-native Species. School of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL. Created on 05/13/2015. Accessed on 05/06/2021.
34022 Journal Article David, A.A., and S.C. Cote. 2019. Genetic evidence confirms the presence of the Japanese mystery snail, Cipangopaludina japonica (von Martens, 1861) (Caenogastropoda: Viviparidae) in northern New York. BioInvasions Records 8(4):793-803.
34218 Web Page Dillon, R. 2003. The freshwater gastropods of North America Project: Invasive Viviparids in South Carolina.
31344 Journal Article Evans, R.R., and S.J. Ray. 2008. Checklist of the Freshwater Snails (Mollusca:Gastropoda) of Pennsylvania, USA. Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 82(2/3):92-97.
29262 Journal Article Evans, R.R., and S.J. Ray. 2010. Distribution and Environmental Influences on Freshwater Gastropods from Lotic Systems and Springs in Pennsylvania, USA, with Conservation Recommendations. American Malacological Bulletin 28(2):135-150.
37736 Journal Article Hirano, T., T. Saito, Y. Tsunamoto, J. Koseki, L. Prozorova, V.T. Do, K. Matsuoka, K. Nakai, Y. Suyama, and S. Chiba. 2019. Role of ancient lakes in genetic and phenotypic diversification of freshwater snails. Molecular Ecology 28(23):5032-5051.
26684 Database Howell, J. 2014. New collection locations for nonindigenous aquatic species in Kansas. Provided by J. Howell on 2014-01-06. Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism, Emporia, KS.
24058 Database Illinois Natural History Survey. 2002. Mollusk records from collections of the Illinois Natural History Museum (unpublished data).
27462 Database iMapInvasives. 2018. Pennsylvania iMapInvasives. Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program, Pittsburgh, PA. Accessed on 12/15/2016.
16664 Book Jokinen, E. 1992. The Freshwater Snails (Mollusca: Gastropoda) of New York State. University of the State of New York, The State Education Department, The New York State Museum, Albany, New York 12230 .
16665 Journal Article Kurihara, Y., and K.I. Kadowaki. 1988. Effect of different ecological conditions on the mud snail Cipangopaludina japonica in submerged paddy soil. Biology and Fertility of Soils 6(4):292-297.
16666 Journal Article Lin, C.Y., and S.N. Chen. 1980. Epidemiologic studies of angiostrongyliasis in north Taiwan. Medical Journal of Osaka University 31(1-2):7-12.
38164 Book Mackie, G.L. 2022. The Mystery of Mystery Snails: Facts and Myths. Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
16685 Report Mackie, G.L., D.S. White, and T.W. Zdeba. 1980. A guide to freshwater mollusks of the Laurentian Great Lakes with special emphasis on the genus Pisidium. Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Duluth, Minnesota 55804 .
16667 Journal Article Michelson, E.H. 1970. Aspidogaster conchicola from fresh water gastropods in the USA. Journal of Parasitology 56(4):709-712.
703 Journal Article Mills, E.L., J.H. Leach, J.T. Carlton, and C.L. Secor. 1993. Exotic species in the Great Lakes: a history of biotic crises and anthropogenic introductions. Journal of Great Lakes Research 19(1):1-54.
30965 Database North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission. 2017. NCWRC Aquatic Wildlife Diversity Program database, collection records for nonindigenous aquatic species in North Carolina. North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, Raleigh, NC. Accessed on 10/12/2017.
29096 Journal Article Perez, B.J., A.H. Segrest, S.R. Campos, R.L. Minton, and R.L. Burks. 2016. First record of Japanese Mystery Snail Cipangopaludina japonica (von Martens, 1861) in Texas. Check List 12(5):1-17.
31347 Journal Article Pyron, M., J. Beugly, E. Martin, and M. Spielman. 2008. Conservation of the Freshwater Gastropods of Indiana: Historic and Current Distributions. American Malacological Bulletin 26(1-2):137-151.
18779 Report U.S. EPA (Environmental Protection Agency). 2008. Predicting future introductions of nonindigenous species to the Great Lakes. Environmental Protection Agency.
29897 Journal Article Van Bocvlaer, B., and E.E. Strong. 2016. Anatomy, functional morphology, evolutionary ecology and systematics of the invasive gastropod Cipangopaludina japonica (Viviparidae: Bellamyinae). Contributions to Zoology 85(2):235-263.
28787 Database Vinsel, R., and J. Tiemann. 2016. Exotic aquatic mollusk collections in the Illinois Natural History Survey. Illinois Natural History Survey, Champaign, IL. Created on 06/15/2016.
27924 Database Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WI DNR). 2017. Lakes and rivers with invasives species. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Madison, WI. Accessed on 12/04/2017.
19334 Database Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources. 2010. Aquatic Invasives Data and Maps. Wisconsin Dept of Natural Resources, Madison, Wisconsin.
14104 Journal Article Wolfert, D.R., and J.K. Hiltunen. 1968. Distribution and abundance of the Japanese snail Viviparus japonicus and associated macrobenthos in Sandusky Bay, Ohio. Ohio Journal of Science 68:32-40.
33055 Journal Article Wood, W.M. 1892. Paludina japonica Mart. for sale in the San Francisco Chinese markets. The Nautilus 5(10):114-115.
38017 News Zellers, R. 2022. Invasive snails found in Hot Springs Village lakes. Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. Created on 05/25/2022. Accessed on 05/31/2022.


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