Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID289127
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateKS
CountyChase
LocalityChase State Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Cottonwood
HUC8 Number11070203
HUC10 NameDiamond Creek-Cottonwood River
HUC10 Number1107020302
HUC12 NameChase County State Lake-Cottonwood River
HUC12 Number110702030205
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classadult/veliger


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/19/2019].

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