NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Dreissena polymorpha
(zebra mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID644355
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyBecker
LocalityPickerel Lake
HUC8 NameRedeye
HUC8 Number7010107
Map
Collection Day28
Collection Month6
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayshipping ballast water | dispersed
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26951
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Date:2014
Title:Zebra mussels confirmed in Pickerel Lake in Becker County
CommentsMinnesota DNR press release. Subsequent survey found no additional mussels.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMinnesota Dept. of Natural Resources
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2014].

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