Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1447355
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateTX
CountyGrayson
LocalityRandell Lake near Denison, TX
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBois D'arc-Island
HUC8 Number11140101
Map
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Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31100
Author:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Date:2017
Title:The zebra mussel threat
Comments2017 TPWD classification as an Infested Lake (REF#31100)
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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