Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1473551
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOK
CountyCuster
LocalityWashita River, at Foss Reservoir [=Lake]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWashita Headwaters
HUC8 Number11130301
HUC10 NameFoss Reservoir-Washita River
HUC10 Number1113030105
HUC12 NameFoss Reservoir-Washita River
HUC12 Number111303010507
Map

NAS ARM

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Collection Month9
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
CommentsWell established, 20-300 per rock of different sized adults. -ODWC
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierOklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation
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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