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Chinese Mystery Snail

Cipangopaludina chinensis malleatus


~4 cm. Native to Asia, they were brought to the US as a food source for Asian markets. Considered an invasive species


I saw a couple of these on the lake bottom. Freshwater lake in a suburban/rural area

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1 Comment

djorigami04 5 years ago

I think this is some sort of sea snail, but im not sure what type...

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Maine, USA

Spotted on Sep 16, 2015
Submitted on Oct 16, 2015

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