Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID117572
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateVT
CountyAddison
LocalityLake Champlain at Arnold Bay (SH 03) just west of Panton, VT
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Champlain
HUC8 Number04150408
HUC10 NameNorthwest Bay-Lake Champlain
HUC10 Number0415040806
HUC12 NameHoisington Brook-Lake Champlain
HUC12 Number041504080602
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month6
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierVermont DEC, ANR, Water Qual. Div., Waterbury, VT
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classveliger
Size3,033/m3 density


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/18/2019].

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