Specimen Information

Dreissena rostriformis bugensis
Dreissena rostriformis bugensis
(quagga mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID749407
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciesrostriformis
Subspeciesbugensis
Common Namequagga mussel
StateSD
CountyFall River
LocalityAngostura Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAngostura Reservoir
HUC8 Number10120106
HUC10 NameLower Cheyenne River-Angostura Reservoir
HUC10 Number1012010605
HUC12 NameCheyenne River-Tepee Creek
HUC12 Number101201060509
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month8
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27058
Author:Anonymous
Date:2014
Title:Quagga mussel veligers discovered in Angostura Reservoir.
Publisher:South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks
CommentsConfirmed through crossed-polarized light microscopy and again by PCR and DNA sequencing. No adults found to date.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierU.S. Bureau of Reclamation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected15
Year Classveliger


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/24/2019].

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