Reference List

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

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24734 Journal Article Andrews, E.B. 1964. The functional anatomy and histology of the reproductive system of some Pilid gastropod molluscs. Journal of Molluscan Studies 36(2):121-140.
32503 Report Anonymous. 2006. Guam Comprehensive Wildlife Conservation Strategy (GCWCS). Department of Agriculture, Government of Guam, Mangilao, Guam.
33095 Journal Article Beissinger, S.R., T.J. Donnay, and R. Walton. 1994. Experimental analysis of diet specialization in the snail kite: The role of behavioral conservatism. Oecologia(100):54-65.
33094 Journal Article Beissinger, S.R., T.J. Donnay, and R. Walton. 1994. Experimental analysis of diet specialization in the snail kite: The role of behavioral conservatism. Oecologia(100):54-65.
27090 Journal Article Bernatis, J.L., and G.L. Warren. 2014. Effectiveness of a hand removal program for management of nonindigenous apple snails in an urban pond. Southeastern Naturalist 13(3):607-618.
29271 Journal Article Bernatis, J.L., I.J. Mcgaw, and C.L. Cross. 2016. Abiotic tolerances in different life stages of apple snails Pomacea canaliculata and Pomacea maculata and the implications for distribution. Journal of Shellfish Research 35(4):1013-1025.
35309 Database Bishop Museum. 2002. Hawaiian Freshwater & Terrestrial Mollusk Checklist. The State Museum of Natural and Cultural History, Honolulu, HI.
13575 Web Page Bishop Museum. 1997. Listing of species known from aquatic environments (brackish/fresh water) in the Hawaiian Islands. (Accessed 1997).
38496 Report Bonvechio, T. 2014. Gulf and South Atlantic Regional Panel Update (GSARP) for Georgia. Georgia Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Division.
9289 Journal Article Bowler, P.A., and T.J. Frest. 1991. The non-native snail fauna of the middle Snake River, southern Idaho. Proceedings of the Desert Fishes Council 23:28-44.
32189 News Brennan, T. 2018. Discovery of invasive snail species in Scottsdale waterway a cause for concern. Fox10. Phoenix, AZ. Created on 10/09/2018. Accessed on 10/11/2018.
35565 Journal Article Buddie, A.G., I. Rwomushana, L.C. Offord, S. Kibet, F. Makale, D. Djeddour, G. Cafa, K.K. Vincent, A.M. Muvea, D. Chacha, and R.K. Day. 2021. First report of the invasive snail Pomacea canaliculata in Kenya. CABI Agriculture and Bioscience 2(11):10.
38012 Journal Article Burela, S., and P.R. Martín. 2011. Evolutionary and functional significance of lengthy copulations in a promiscuous apple snail, Pomacea canaliculata (Caenogastropoda: Ampullariidae). Journal of Molluscan Studies 77(1):54-64.
38014 Journal Article Burks, R.L., C.H. Kyle, and M.K. Trawick. 2010. Pink eggs and snails: field oviposition patterns of an invasive snail, Pomacea insularum, indicate a preference for an invasive macrophyte. Hydrobiologia 646(1):243-251.
33069 Journal Article Carlsson, N.O., C. and Bronmark. 2006. Size-dependent effects of an invasive herbivorous snail (Pomacea canaliculata) on macrophytes and periphyton in Asian wetlands. Freshwater Biology 51:695-704.
33018 Journal Article Cazzaniga, N.J. 1990. Sexual dimorphism in Pomacea canaliculata (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae). The Veliger 33(4):384-388.
26636 Journal Article Cazzaniga, N.J. 2002. Old species and new concepts in the taxonomy of Pomacea (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae). Biocell 26:71-81.
33063 Journal Article Chaichana, R., and T. Sumpan. 2014. The potential ecological impact of the exotic snail Pomacea canaliculata on the Thai native snail Pila scutata. ScienceAsia 40:11-15.
31947 Journal Article Cowie, R.H. 1995. Identity, distribution and impacts of introduced Ampullariidae and Viviparidae in the Hawaiian Islands. Journal of Medical and Applied Malacology 5(1993):61-67.
35308 Journal Article Cowie, R.H. 1996. New Records of Introduced Land and Freshwater Snails in the Hawaiian Islands. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 46:25.
14816 Journal Article Cowie, R.H. 1998. Patterns of introduction of non-indigenous non-marine snails and slugs in the Hawaiian Islands. Biodiversity and Conservation 7:349-368.
31946 Journal Article Cowie, R.H., K.A. Hayes, C.T. Tran, and P. Levin. 2007. Distribution of the invasive apple snail Pomacea canaliculata (Lamarck) in the Hawaiian Islands (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae). Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 96:48-51.
689 Report Devick, W.S. 1991. Disturbances and fluctuations in the Wahiawa Reservoir ecosystem. Project No. F-14-R-15, Job 4 Study I. Division of Aquatic Resources, Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources, Honolulu, HI.
33087 Journal Article Estebenet, A.L., Martin P.R., Burela, S. 2006. Conchological variation in Pomacea canaliculata and other South American Ampullariidae (Caenogastropoda, Architaenioglossa). Biocell 30(2):329-335.
33065 Journal Article Fang, L., Wong, P.K., Lin, L., Lan, C., and Qiu, J. 2010. Impact of invasive apple snails in Hong Kong on wetland macrophytes, nutrients, phytoplankton and filamentous algae. Freshwater Biology 55:1191-1204.
28234 Database Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 2015. Applesnail occurrences in Florida (Pomacea sp.), 1962-2015. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Created on 12/08/2015.
34018 Report G., Sherley. 2000. Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional stategy. South Pacific Regional Environment Programme, Apia, Samoa.
14636 Web Page Ghesquiere, S. 2005. Pomacea canaliculata.
39242 Journal Article Hah, H., T. Liew, S. Rao, Y. Yow, and S. Ratnayeke. 2022. Distribution and environmental associations of invasive freshwater Pomacea snails in Peninsular Malaysia. Biological Invasions 24:189-204.
33012 Journal Article Halwart, M. 1994. The golden apple snail Pomacea canaliculata in Asian rice farming systems: present impact and future threat. International Journal of Pest Management 40(2):199-206.
1026 Other Cut-and-paste reference not available due to unhandled reference type. Please contact support to request the addition of the 'Other' type.
35549 Journal Article Hayes, K. 2021. Taxonomic shortcuts lead to long delays in species discovery, delineation, and identification. Biological Invasions 23:1285-1292.
17852 Journal Article Hayes, K.A., R.C. Joshi, S.C. Thiengo, and R.H. Cowie. 2008. Out of South America: multiple origins of non-native apple snails in Asia. Diversity and Distributions 14(4):701-712.
25114 Journal Article Hayes, K.A., R.H. Cowie, S.C. Thiengo, and E.E. Strong. 2012. Comparing apples with apples: clarifying the identities of two highly invasive Neotropical Ampullaridae (Caenogastropoda). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 166(4):723-753.
33096 Journal Article Horgan, F.G., Stuart, A.M., and Kudavidanage, E.P. 2014. Impact of invasive apple snails on the functioning and services of natural and managed wetlands. Acta Oecologica:90-100.
39771 Report Howells, R.G. 2002. Applesnails, snakeheads, and other alient terrorists: an update for Texas. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Ingram, Texas.
33333 Journal Article Howells, R.G. 2002. Comparative feeding of two species of applesnails (Pomacea). Ellipsaria 4(1):14-16.
16345 Other Cut-and-paste reference not available due to unhandled reference type. Please contact support to request the addition of the 'Other' type.
16348 Book Chapter Howells, R.G., L.F. Burlakova, A.Y. Karatayev, R.K. Marfurt, and R.L. Burks. 2006. Native and introduced Ampullariidae in North America. Pages Pages 73-112 in Joshi, R.C. and L.S. Sebastian, eds. Global advances in the ecology and management of golden applesnails. Philippine Rice Research Institute. Munoz, Ecija.
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31972 Other Cut-and-paste reference not available due to unhandled reference type. Please contact support to request the addition of the 'Other' type.
26994 Journal Article Karraker, N.E., and D. Dudgeon. 2014. Invasive apple snails (Pomacea canaliculata) are predators of amphibians in South China. Biological Invasions 16:1785-1789.
32289 Journal Article Kwong, K., R.K.Y. Chan, and J. Qiu. 2009. The potential of the invasive snail Pomacea canaliculata as a predator of various life-stages of five species of freshwater snails. Malacologia 51(2):343-356.
33064 Journal Article Lach, L. and Cowie, R.H. 1999. The spread of the introduced freshwater apple snail Pomacea canaliculata (Lamarck) (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae) on O‘ahu, Hawai‘i1. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 58:66-71.
15806 Journal Article Lach, L.D.K. Britton, R.J. Rundell, R.H. Cowie. 2000. Food preference and reproductive plasticity in an invasive freshwater snail. Biological Invasions 2:279-288.
34473 News Leach, C. 2020. Slimy invaders destroy cash crop. WGNO. Created on 07/23/2020. Accessed on 07/31/2020.
29461 Journal Article Letelier, S., A. Rebolledo, P. Báez, A. Fabres, S. Soto-Acuña, D. Jackson, P. Mansilla, and G.A. Collado. 2016. The highly invasive freshwater apple snail Pomacea canaliculata (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae) in Northern Chile: morphological and molecular confirmation. The Journal of Zoology Studies 3(5):119-128.
24033 Journal Article MacKenzie, R.A., and G.L. Bruland. 2012. Nekton communities in Hawaiian coastal wetlands: the distribution and abundance of introduced fish species. Estuaries and Coasts 35:212-226.
1389 Conference Proceedings Mackie, G.L. 1995. Adaptations of North American exotic mollusca for life in regulated rivers and their potential impacts. Pages 37-78 in Hamilton, S.W., D.S. White, E.W. Chester, and A.F. Scott, eds. Proceedings of the 6th symposium on the natural history of the lower Tennessee and Cumberland River Valleys. Center for Field Biology, Austin Peay State University. Clarksville, TN.
33013 Journal Article Matienzo, L. H. 1984. Wilson Ang's big food snails. Greenfields 14:24-29.
31125 Journal Article Matsukura, K., Hayes, K. A., and R. H. Cowie. 2016. Eleven microsatellite loci for two invasive freshwater apple snails, Pomacea canaliculata and P. maculata (Ampullariidae). Biological Invasions 18(12):3397-3400.
25842 Journal Article Matsukura, K., M. Okuda, N.J. Cazzaniga, T. Wada. 2013. Genetic exchange between two freshwater apple snails, Pomacea canaliculata and Pomacea maculata invading East and Southeast Asia. Biological Invasions 15:2039-2048.
33092 Journal Article Matsukura, K., Okuda, M., Kubota, K., and Wada, T. 2008. Genetic divergence of the genus Pomacea (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae) distributed in Japan, and a simple molecular method to distinguish P. canaliculata and P. insularum. Applied Entomology and Zoology 43(4):535-540.
33736 Journal Article Mochida, O. 1991. Spread of freshwater Pomacea snails Pilidae Mollusca from Argentina to Asia. Micronesica N/A(Suppl. 3):51-62.
27858 Database Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory. 2010. Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM. Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. Created on 05/03/2010. Accessed on 08/14/2015.
32913 Journal Article Naranjo-García, E., and Z.G. Castillo-Rodríguez. 2017. First inventory of the introduced and invasive mollusks in Mexico. The Nautilus 131(2):107-126.
31951 Journal Article Neck, R.W. 1986. A second record of an introduced apple snail, Pomacea canaliculata, from the lower Rio Grande valley of Texas. Texas Conchologist 22(3):54-57.
31952 Journal Article Neck, R.W., and J.G. Schultz. 1992. First record of a living channeled applesnail, Pomacea canaliculata (Pilidae), from Texas. Texas Journal of Science 44:115-116.
39228 Journal Article Omri, A., and H. Wei. 2022. A novel gelatin-based sustained-release molluscicide for control of the invasive agricultural pest and disease vector Pomacea canaliculata. Molecules 27:12-24.
32452 Journal Article Oscoz, J., P. Tomds, and C. Duron. 2010. Review and new records of non-indigenous freshwater invertebrates in the Ebro River basin (Northeast Spain). Aquatic Invasions 5(3):263-284.
34390 Journal Article Pasquevich, M.Y., and H. Heras. 2020. Apple snail egg perivitellin coloration, as a taxonomic character for invasive Pomacea maculata and P. canaliculata, determined by a simple method. Biological Invasions 22:2299-2307.,-volV)(0123456789().,-volV).
33093 Book Chapter Ranamukhaarachchi, S.L., and Wickramasinghe, S. 2006. Golden Apple Snails in the World: Introduction, Impact, and Control Measures. Pages 133-152 in Joshi, R.C. and Sebastian, L.S, eds. Global Advances in Ecology and Management of Golden Apple Snails. Philippine Rice Research Institute.
33149 Journal Article Rao, S.R., T.S. Liew, Y.Y. Yow, and S. Ratnayeke. 2018. Cryptic diversity: two morphologically similar species of invasive apple snail in Peninsular Malaysia. PLoS ONE 13(5):pp. 16.
16154 Journal Article Rawlings, T.A., K.A. Hayes, R.H. Cowie, and T.M. Collins. 2007. The identity, distribution, and impacts on non-native apple snails in the continental United States. BMC Evolutionary Biology 7:97.
38013 Journal Article Rodriguez, C., G.I. Prieto, I.A. Vega, and A. Castro-Vazquez. 2019. Functional and evolutionary perspectives on gill structures of an obligate air-breathing, aquatic snail. PeerJ 7(e7342):1-34.
34303 News Schultz, B. 2020. First instance of apple snails damaging rice crop reported. The News Star, Monroe, Louisiana. Created on 04/03/2020. Accessed on 04/30/2020.
31081 Journal Article Seuffert, M.E., and P.R. Martin. 2017. Thermal limits for the establishment and growth of populations of the invasive apple snail Pomacea canaliculata. Biological Invasions 19(4):1169-1180. DOI 10.1007/s10530-016-1305-0
38731 Journal Article Seuffert, M.E., and P.R. Martín. 2012. A lentic dweller in lotic habitats: the behavior of the invasive South American apple snail Pomacea canaliculata in flowing water. Aquatic Ecology 46(1):129-142.
25970 Database Smithsonian Institution. 2013. National Museum of Natural History invertebrate zoology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Created on 07/09/2007. Accessed on 04/10/2013.
13100 Book Staples, G.W., and R.H. Cowie. 2001. Hawaii's Invasive Species. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, HI.
32345 Journal Article Strayer, D.L. 2010. Alien species in fresh waters: ecological effects, interactions with other stressors, and prospects for the future. Freshwater Biology 55:152-174.
33458 News Talarico, L. 2019. Invasive giant snails found in Katy community. KHOU-TV. Houston, TX. Accessed on 07/23/2019.
33358 Journal Article Tan, S.K., Y.-L. Lee, and T.H. Ng. 2013. The status of the apple snail Pila scutata (Gastropoda: Ampullaridae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore 6:135-141.
32965 Web Page Texas Invasive Species Institute. 2014. Channel apple snail. Created on 01/01/2014. Accessed on 05/13/2019.
33390 Journal Article Tran, C.T., K.A., and R.H. Cowie. 2008. Lack of mitochondrial DNA diversity in invasive apple snails (Ampullaridae) in Hawaii. Malacologia 50(1-2):351-357.
25944 Database Ueda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S. Loarie. 2021. California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA. Accessed on 11/23/2021.
14089 Web Page USDA-APHIS-PPQ-CPHST-NPAG. 1998. [unpublished data] NPAG data: Pomacea canaliculata, Golden apple snail.
19675 Database Walsh, S. 2010. Aquatic invasive species of Guam. USGS Southwest Biological Sciences Center, Gainesville, FL.
39229 Journal Article Wang, J. Y. Xing, Y. Dai, Y. Li, W. Xiang, J. Dai, and F. Xu. 2022. A novel gelatin-based sustained-release molluscicide for control of the invasive agricultural pest and disease vector Pomacea canaliculata . Molecules 27:12-24.
38011 Journal Article Yang, Q., S. Liu, J. Li, D. Wang, and X. Yu. 2019. Microsatellite evidence for multiple paternity in non-native populations of Pomacea canaliculata (Caenogastropoda: Ampullariidae) in China. Aquatic Invasions 14(4):656-666.
38016 Journal Article Yang, Q.Q., S.W. Liu, C. He, and X.P. Yu. 2018. Distribution and the origin of invasive apple snails, Pomacea canaliculata and P. maculata (Gastropoda: Ampullariidae) in China. Scientific Reports 8(1):1-8.
33073 Journal Article Yang, T., Wu, Z., and Lun, Z. 2013. The Apple Snail Pomacea canaliculata, a Novel Vector of the Rat Lungworm, Angiostrongylus cantonensis: its Introduction, Spread, and Control in China. Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health 72(6):23-25.
33077 Journal Article Yoshida, K., Matsukura, K., Cazzaniga, N.J., and Wada, T. 2013. Tolerance to low temperature and desiccation in two invasive apple snails, Pomacea canaliculata and P. maculata (caenogastropoda: ampullariidae), collected in their original distribution area (northern and central Argentina). Journal of Molluscan Studies 80:62-66. doi:10.1093/mollus/eyt042.


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