Exotic Pest Reporting
Susan Ellis, , Bugwood.org
Golden apple snail
Golden apple snail (Pomacea canaliculata) is a mollusk pest of fresh water. It is a native of South America and was first detected in Hawaii in 1970s.
A serious pest to rice crops and taro, this pest is noted for its prolific appetite and production of bright pink egg masses.
07/23/2019 - Invasive giant snails found in Katy community
09/10/2018 - The gastropods are coming
09/04/2018 - Need to combat invasive alien species stressesed