Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID240699
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateAR
CountyBoone
LocalityWhite River (Bull Shoals Lake), at Diamond City
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBull Shoals Lake
HUC8 Number11010003
HUC10 NameBig Creek-White River
HUC10 Number1101000307
HUC12 NameBuck Creek-Bull Shoals Lake
HUC12 Number110100030707
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month9
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
CommentsSee voucher photos
Record TypePersonal communication
Museum Cat NumberK. Wright collection
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Year Classadult
Size8.78 mm
Photo






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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/27/2021].

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