Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID117137
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateIA
CountyClayton
LocalityMississippi River, at Lock and Dam #10 near Guttenberg, IA
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameGrant-Little Maquoketa
HUC8 Number07060003
HUC10 NameSny Magill Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0706000307
HUC12 NameLock and Dam No 10-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number070600030704
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month7
Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
CommentsDensity of adults was 17.69/sq. m. This record from Zebra Mussel Monitoring 1994 by Tim Yager. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul, Minnesota.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierU.S. Army Corps of Engineers biologists
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected283
Year Classadult
Size> 5 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/4/2020].

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