Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1333053
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StatePA
CountyArmstrong
LocalityAllegheny River at Lock #7 in Kittanning
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Allegheny-Redbank
HUC8 Number05010006
HUC10 NameAllegheny River
HUC10 Number0501000611
HUC12 NameGarretts Run-Allegheny River
HUC12 Number050100061107
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month10
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27462
Author:iMapInvasives.
Date:2018
Title:Pennsylvania iMapInvasives
Publisher:Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program
CommentsPA iMapInvasives Obs. ID: PA-2664U. Along with Jim Grazio, Karla M. Kaczmarek and Sara N. Grise-Stahlman were also observers. Preserved in 70% EtOH.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierJim Grazio, Karla M. Kaczmarek, Sara N. Grise-Stahlman
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5
Year Classadult


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