Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1322468
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateKS
CountyTrego
LocalitySmoky Hill River, at Cedar Bluff Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Smoky Hill
HUC8 Number10260003
HUC10 NameSmoky Hill River-Cedar Bluff Reservoir
HUC10 Number1026000305
HUC12 NameMiddle Cedar Bluff Reservoir-Smoky Hill River
HUC12 Number102600030505
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month8
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
Statusestablished
CommentsAdults found under boat ramp dock.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierKansas Dept. of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classadult and veliger


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/11/2019].

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