Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1407258
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateAL
CountyColbert
LocalityTennessee River, ~4.6 mi. downstream of Florence
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePickwick Lake
HUC8 Number6030005
HUC10 NameTennessee River-Pickwick Lake
HUC10 Number0603000508
HUC12 NameCoffee Slough-Tennessee River
HUC12 Number060300050808
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month6
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected100s


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