Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID117080
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateTN
CountyHumphreys
LocalityTennessee River (R.M. 84.1 - Kentucky Lake)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKentucky Lake
HUC8 Number06040005
HUC10 NameTennessee River-Kentucky Lake
HUC10 Number0604000504
HUC12 NameSulpher Creek-Tennessee River
HUC12 Number060400050408
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month6
Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
CommentsReceived this report in a phone conversation with Don Hubbs on May 31, 1994. - AJB
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposaldried
Museum Cat NumberTN WRA, Camden, TN
VerifierDon Hubbs, TN Wildl. Res. Ag., Camden TN 901-584-9
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult
Size11 mm


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