Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID887470
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOK
CountySequoyah
LocalityArkansas River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRobert S. Kerr Reservoir
HUC8 Number11110104
HUC10 NameCity of Fort Smith-Arkansas River
HUC10 Number1111010406
HUC12 NameOnion Creek-Arkansas River
HUC12 Number111101040604
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month10
Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:27828
Author:Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
Date:2014
Title:Recent Invertebrates Specimens
Publisher:Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalRecent Invertebrates Specimens
Museum Cat NumberOMNH 6531
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/23/2019].

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