Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID243418
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateAR
CountyJefferson
LocalityArkansas River L/D #5 [~15 miles NW of Pine Bluff]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Arkansas-Maumelle
HUC8 Number11110207
HUC10 NameCaney Bayou-Arkansas River
HUC10 Number1111020706
HUC12 NameEastwood Bayou-Arkansas River
HUC12 Number111102070603
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month5
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statuscollected
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved dry
Museum Cat NumberUF 404148
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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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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