Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID116725
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOK
CountyWagoner
LocalityVerdigris River (R.M. 6.4) at Chouteau Lock and Dam #17
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Verdigris
HUC8 Number11070105
HUC10 NameOutlet of Verdigris River
HUC10 Number1107010504
HUC12 NameOutlet of Verdigris River
HUC12 Number110701050408
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month6
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalformalin
Museum Cat NumberCOE Tulsa Dist. OK
VerifierBill Kirpatrick, COE, Rt.1 Box 74, Porter, OK 7445
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5
Year Classadult
Size8 - 24 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/27/2021].

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