Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID118243
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWI
CountyCalumet
LocalityLake Winnebago
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake Winnebago
HUC8 Number04030203
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsFound in a power plant on screens of cooling water inlet of an air compressor.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierWisconsin DNR
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classveliger


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2021].

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