Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1418036
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyYellow Medicine
LocalityMinnesota River, near Montevideo
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHawk-Yellow Medicine
HUC8 Number07020004
HUC10 NameStony Run Creek-Minnesota River
HUC10 Number0702000402
HUC12 NameBrafees Creek-Minnesota River
HUC12 Number070200040204
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierG. Montz, Minnesota Dept. of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classveligers


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/5/2022].

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