Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID266191
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOK
CountyMcIntosh
LocalityEufaula Lake [=North Canadian River arm], at cove in Eufaula
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower North Canadian
HUC8 Number11100302
HUC10 NameEufaula Lake-North Canadian River
HUC10 Number1110030207
HUC12 Name111003020712-Eufaula Lake
HUC12 Number111003020712
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month1
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statuscollected
CommentsMussel attractors have been out for approximately 4 months and are checked monthly. See voucher photo.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classadult
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/4/2020].

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