Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1407079
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateAL
CountyGreene
LocalityBlack Warrior River RM 283.9 [~2 mi NW of Stewart]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Black Warrior
HUC8 Number03160113
HUC10 NameHemphill Bend-Black Warrior River
HUC10 Number0316011306
HUC12 NameSims Creek
HUC12 Number031601130605
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month6
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierAlabama Dept. Conservation and Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/15/2019].

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