Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID284475
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateTX
CountyDenton
LocalityElm Fork Trinity River, at Ray Roberts Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameElm Fork Trinity
HUC8 Number12030103
HUC10 NameIsle du Bois Creek-Elm Fork Trinity River
HUC10 Number1203010304
HUC12 NamePond Creek-Elm Fork Trinity River
HUC12 Number120301030405
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month7
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31098
Author:TPWD News
Date:2012
Title:Zebra mussels found in Lake Ray Roberts
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/28/2021].

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