Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1256859
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciesrostriformis
Subspeciesbugensis
Common Namequagga mussel
StateAZ
CountyMaricopa
LocalitySalt River, at Apache Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Salt
HUC8 Number15060106
HUC10 NameSalt River-Apache, Canyon, and Saguaro Lake
HUC10 Number1506010601
HUC12 NameSalt River-Apache Lake
HUC12 Number150601060103
Map
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Collection Month5
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker fishing, boating | hitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusunknown
CommentsDetected in small numbers.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classveliger


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