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Pomacea canaliculata  (Lamarck, 1822)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 568121

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Ampullaria canaliculata Lamarck, 1822
  Common Name(s): Channeled Applesnail [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                            SuperfamilyAmpullarioidea Gray, 1824  
                               FamilyAmpullariidae Gray, 1824  
                                  GenusPomacea Perry, 1810  
                                     SpeciesPomacea canaliculata (Lamarck, 1822) – Channeled Applesnail  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Baoanan, Zenaida G., and Roberto C. Pagulayan / Joshi, Ravindra C., and Leocadio Sotor Sebastian, ed   
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Taxonomy of Golden Apple Snails (Ampullariidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Global Advances in Ecology and Management of Golden Apple Snails   
  Page(s): 1-12   
  Publisher: Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice)   
  Publication Place: Science City of Muñoz, Philippines   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-971-9081-319   
  Reference for: Pomacea canaliculata, Channeled Applesnail [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Estebenet, Alejandra L., Pablo R. Martín, and Silvana Burela   
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Conchological variation in Pomacea canaliculata and other South American Ampullariidae (Caenogastropoda, Architaenioglossa)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Biocelle, vol. 30, no. 2   
  Page(s): 329-335   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0327-9545   
  Reference for: Pomacea canaliculata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature   
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Opinion 1997. Ampullaria canaliculata Lamarck, 1822 (currently Pomacea canaliculata; Mollusca, Gastropoda): specific name conserved   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, vol. 59, no. 2   
  Page(s): 137-138   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-5167   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Pomacea canaliculata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Keller, Reuben P., John M. Drake, and David M. Lodge   
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Fecundity as a Basis for Risk Assessment of Nonindigenous Freshwater Molluscs   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Conservation Biology, vol. 21, no 1   
  Page(s): 191-200   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1523-1739   
  Notes: doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2006.00563.x   
  Reference for: Pomacea canaliculata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Thompson, Fred G.   
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: An identification manual for the freshwater snails of Florida   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Walkerana, vol. 10, no. 23   
  Page(s): 1-96   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1053-637X   
  Reference for: Pomacea canaliculata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.   
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Pomacea canaliculata   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  






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