Specimen Information

Potamopyrgus antipodarum
Potamopyrgus antipodarum
(New Zealand mudsnail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID157174
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusPotamopyrgus
Speciesantipodarum
Common NameNew Zealand mudsnail
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityLake Superior, Thunder Bay, Ontario
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Superior
HUC8 Number4020300
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13623
Author:Grigorovich, I.A., A.V. Korniushin, D.K. Gray, I.C. Duggan, R.I. Colautti, and H.J. MacIsaac
Date:2003
Title:Lake Superior: an invasion coldspot?.
Journal:Hydrobiologia
Volume:499
Issue:1-3
Pages:191-210
CommentsCollected in sandy substrate at 8.9 m offshore of Thunder Bay.
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalCMN
Museum Cat NumberCMNML 093666
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size2.7 mm; 3.7 mm
No Juveniles1
No_females1


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