Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID117362
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateKY
CountyWoodford
LocalityKentucky River (R.M. 97.3) Pool #6 adjacent to the Oregon Boat Ramp near Nonesuch
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Kentucky
HUC8 Number05100205
HUC10 NameClear Creek-Kentucky River
HUC10 Number0510020507
HUC12 NameLanding Run-Kentucky River
HUC12 Number051002050706
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month8
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
CommentsConducted 5 vertical tows of 10 feet each.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierAquaTech Environmental, Inc., Clarence, NY
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2/cu.m.
Year Classveliger


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