Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1417709
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StatePA
CountyWarren
LocalityConewango Creek downstream of Storehouse Run, on west side of small island
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameConewango
HUC8 Number05010002
HUC10 NameLower Conewango Creek
HUC10 Number0501000205
HUC12 NameStorehouse Run-Conewago Creek
HUC12 Number050100020505
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month8
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusunknown
CommentsAttached to a large Unionid.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/10/2020].

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