Specimen Information

Dreissena rostriformis bugensis
Dreissena rostriformis bugensis
(quagga mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID1450477
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciesrostriformis
Subspeciesbugensis
Common Namequagga mussel
CountryCanada
StateONT
Locality[Lake Erie]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number4120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month6
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | hitch hiker fishing, boating | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27950
Author:MISIN.
Date:2017
Title:Midwest Invasive Species Information Network
Publisher:Michigan State University. Department of Entomology - Applied Spatial Ecology and Technical Services Laboratory
CommentsMISIN report
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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