Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1322554
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyCrow Wing
LocalityKimble Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePine
HUC8 Number07010105
HUC10 NamePine River
HUC10 Number0701010506
HUC12 NamePelican Brook
HUC12 Number070101050603
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month10
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29156
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2016
Title:Zebra mussels confirmed in Kimble Lake in Crow Wing County.
Journal:Minnesota Dept. of Natural Resources News Release #82
Publisher:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMinnesota Dept. of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2021].

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