Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID117092
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMI
CountyJackson
LocalityVineyard Lake, near Brooklyn
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRaisin
HUC8 Number04100002
HUC10 NameEvans Creek-River Raisin
HUC10 Number0410000201
HUC12 NameNorvell Lake-River Raisin
HUC12 Number041000020102
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month6
Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsThis is an advanced infestation covering the lake.- P. Marangelo
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposaldried
VerifierPaul Marangelo, NBS, Ann Arbor, MI 313-994-3331
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected25
Year Classadult
Size8 - 25 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/13/2020].

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