Specimen Information

Dreissena rostriformis bugensis
Dreissena rostriformis bugensis
(quagga mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID1447885
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciesrostriformis
Subspeciesbugensis
Common Namequagga mussel
StateNY
CountyErie
LocalityBlack Rock Canal at Squaw Island in Buffalo
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNiagara
HUC8 Number04120104
HUC10 NameNiagara
HUC10 Number0412010400
HUC12 Name041201040000
HUC12 Number041201040000
Map
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Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | hitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31172
Author:Collas, F. P. L., A.Y. Karatayev, L.E. Burlakova, and R.S.E.W. Leuven
Date:2018
Title:Detachment rates of dreissenid mussels after boat hull-mediated overland dispersal
Journal:Hydrobiologia
Volume:810
Pages:77-84
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2021].

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