Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID117407
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateKY
CountyBoyd
LocalityOhio River (R.M. 323) at Ashland, Kentucky
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Scioto-Tygarts
HUC8 Number05090103
HUC10 NameIce Creek-Ohio River
HUC10 Number0509010301
HUC12 NameSolida Creek-Ohio River
HUC12 Number050901030101
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month8
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
CommentsVeliger settlement value was 0/m2.
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalethanol
VerifierAquaTech Environmental, Inc.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected37/m3
Year Classveliger


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