Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1417485
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyDouglas
LocalityMill Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLong Prairie
HUC8 Number7010108
HUC10 NameLake Carlos
HUC10 Number0701010801
HUC12 NameLobster Lake
HUC12 Number070101080105
Map
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Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsThis point observation was generated from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources infested waters list and may not reflect the actual location that this species was found within the lake, river or stream. This point only indicates that the species was confirmed somewhere within this water body.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/25/2019].

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