Specimen Information

Dreissena polymorpha
Dreissena polymorpha
(zebra mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID116476
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateAL
CountyLimestone
LocalityTennessee River (R.M. 294) at Browns Ferry, Alabama (10 miles downstream of Decatur)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWheeler Lake
HUC8 Number6030002
HUC10 NameSwan Creek-Wheeler Lake
HUC10 Number0603000211
HUC12 NameMud Creek-Tennessee River
HUC12 Number060300021105
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2018]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/22/2018].

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