Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID241490
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciesrostriformis
Subspeciesbugensis
Common Namequagga mussel
StateAZ
CountyMohave
LocalityColorado River at Katherine Landing [southern end of Lake Mohave ~5 mi N of Bullhead City]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHavasu-Mohave Lakes
HUC8 Number15030101
HUC10 NameColorado River-Lake Mohave
HUC10 Number1503010102
HUC12 NameKatherine Wash-Colorado River
HUC12 Number150301010217
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month11
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusestablished
Comments
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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