Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID116675
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWI
CountyDouglas
LocalityLake Superior, Superior Harbor, Superior
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Louis
HUC8 Number04010201
HUC10 NameSaint Louis River
HUC10 Number0401020116
HUC12 NameSaint Louis River
HUC12 Number040102011604
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month9
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsThis one mussel was the only one found on 94 samplers in Superior harbor. This record from Wisconsin Sea Grant's Zebra Mussel Update #15, Nov 11, 1992.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierWisconsin Sea Grant, Green Bay, Wisc.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/28/2021].

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