Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1321995
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyChippewa
LocalityMinnesota River, at Lac qui Parle
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Minnesota
HUC8 Number07020001
HUC10 NameLac Qui Parle Reservoir
HUC10 Number0702000112
HUC12 NameLac Qui Parle Reservoir
HUC12 Number070200011203
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29055
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2016
Title:Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 Minnesota lakes.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMinnesota Dept. of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classadult


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