Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID117342
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateAR
CountyFaulkner
LocalityArkansas River at Lock and Dam #8 near Conway, Ark.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Conway-Point Remove
HUC8 Number11110203
HUC10 NameRocky Cypress Creek-Arkansas River
HUC10 Number1111020305
HUC12 NameTaylor Creek-Arkansas River
HUC12 Number111102030506
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
CommentsFound during inspection of facilities.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierU.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classadult


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/8/2020].

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