NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Dreissena rostriformis bugensis
(quagga mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID644340
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciesrostriformis
Subspeciesbugensis
Common Namequagga mussel
StateCA
CountyRiverside
LocalityCoachella Canal at Avenue 56
HUC8 NameWhitewater River
HUC8 Number18100201
Map
Collection Day7
Collection Month5
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayshipping ballast water | dispersed
Statusunknown
CommentsVeliger viability undetermined.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierCalifornia Department of Fish and Wildlife
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected6
Year Classveliger


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/27/2014].

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