Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1657323
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateTX
CountySan Saba
LocalitySan Saba River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Saba
HUC8 Number12090109
HUC10 NameRichland Springs Creek-San Saba River
HUC10 Number1209010908
HUC12 NameChina Creek-San Saba River
HUC12 Number120901090808
Map

NAS ARM

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Collection Day27
Collection Month4
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | hitch hiker gut passage
Statusunknown
CommentsSingle specimen found attached to a native mussel.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierTexas State University
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2021].

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