Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID116699
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWV
CountyMason
LocalityOhio River (R.M. 242.0) near New Haven, WV
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Ohio-Shade
HUC8 Number05030202
HUC10 NameLittle Sandy Creek-Ohio River
HUC10 Number0503020208
HUC12 NameBroad Run-Ohio River
HUC12 Number050302020805
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month8
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Commentsfrom list compiled by J. Schulte, Ohio River Balley Water Sanitation Commission, 817 Main St. 2nd Fl. Cincinnati, OH (513) 421-1151
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classveliger


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