Specimen Information

Dreissena rostriformis bugensis
Dreissena rostriformis bugensis
(quagga mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID117011
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciesrostriformis
Subspeciesbugensis
Common Namequagga mussel
StateOH
CountyLake
LocalityLake Erie at the Perry Nuclear Power Plant, Perry, Ohio
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAshtabula-Chagrin
HUC8 Number04110003
HUC10 NameArcola Creek-Frontal Lake Erie
HUC10 Number0411000302
HUC12 NameMcKinley Creek-Frontal Lake Erie
HUC12 Number041100030204
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsReported in Dreissena polymorpha Information Review Vol. 3(3)
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierLouise Barton, Cleveland Electric Co., Perry, Ohio
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size<10 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2021].

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