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- Castro-Vazquez, Alfredo, et al. Show all 33 Authors
- Malacologia 2015 v.58 no.1–2 pp. 245-302
- Pomacea canaliculata; biogeography; ecology; environmental health; freshwater; genomics; human diseases; human health; introduced species; pests; phylogeny; snails; wetlands
- ... Apple snails (Ampullariidae) are among the largest and most ecologically important freshwater snails. The introduction of multiple species has reinvigorated the field and spurred a burgeoning body of research since the early 1990s, particularly regarding two species introduced to Asian wetlands and elsewhere, where they have become serious agricultural pests. This review places these recent advanc ...