Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID116153
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMI
CountyAlpena
LocalityLake Huron, Thunder Bay, 2/3 mile offshore south of Alpena marina
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Huron
HUC8 Number04240002
HUC10 NameLake Huron
HUC10 Number0424000202
HUC12 NameLake Huron
HUC12 Number042400020200
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month7
Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposal"Air-dried, at office"
Museum Cat NumberStored at Oakland U.
VerifierR. Douglas Hunter, Bio.Sci., Oakland U., Rochester
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult
Size11 mm


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