Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1418864
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyOtter Tail
LocalityTen Mile Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePomme De Terre
HUC8 Number07020002
HUC10 NameUpper Pomme de Terre River
HUC10 Number0702000201
HUC12 NameTenmile Lake-Pomme de Terre River
HUC12 Number070200020104
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month9
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30610
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2017
Title:Zebra mussels confirmed in Ten Mile Lake in Otter Tail County.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMinnesota Dept. of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected17
Year Classjuvenile


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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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