Specimen Information

Mytella charruana
Mytella charruana
(Charru mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID242812
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusMytella
Speciescharruana
Common NameCharru mussel
StateFL
CountyDuval
LocalitySt. Johns River at the Lions Club boat ramp in Arlington [Jacksonville]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower St. Johns
HUC8 Number03080103
HUC10 NameTrout Creek-St. Johns River
HUC10 Number0308010315
HUC12 NameArlington River
HUC12 Number030801031503
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month2
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsSee voucher photos. Lone shell is 29 mm long.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierHarry Lee
Freshwater/MarineBrackish
Number Collected10s
Size39 mm largest
Photo
Mytella charruana
Mytella charruana
Mytella charruana
Mytella charruana


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/18/2024].

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