Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1454820
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMI
CountyOakland
Locality[Pontiac Lake]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHuron
HUC8 Number04090005
HUC10 NameWoodruff Creek-Huron River
HUC10 Number0409000501
HUC12 NamePontiac Lake-Huron River
HUC12 Number040900050101
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month9
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | dispersed | hitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27950
Author:Michigan State University Board of Trustees.
Date:2019
Title:Midwest Invasive Species Information Network (MISIN)
Publisher:Michigan State University. Department of Entomology - Applied Spatial Ecology and Technical Services Laboratory
CommentsMISIN report
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/17/2019].

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