Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID116181
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateIN
CountyLake
LocalityLake Michigan, Gary, Union Carbide
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number04190000
HUC10 NameLake Michigan
HUC10 Number0419000002
HUC12 NameLake Michigan
HUC12 Number041900000200
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month7
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18902
Author:Kraft, C
Date:1990
Title:Zebra mussel update
Journal:(Newsletters)
Publisher:Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute
Volume:1-5
Issue:1-5
CommentsAttached to Corbicula on trash screens in water intake forebay.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4/sq. ft.


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