NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID645252
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyKandiyohi
LocalityGreen Lake, in Spicer
HUC8 NameCrow
HUC8 Number7010204
Map
Collection Day23
Collection Month7
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayshipping ballast water | dispersed
Statusunknown
CommentsFound on a dock. A search of nearby docks turned up no other specimens.
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1


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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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