Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1464635
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyOtter Tail
LocalityJewett Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOtter Tail
HUC8 Number09020103
HUC10 NameLower Pelican River
HUC10 Number0902010308
HUC12 NameLong Lake
HUC12 Number090201030803
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31534
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2018
Title:Zebra mussels confirmed in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County, Floyd Lake in Becker County.
CommentsFound in three areas of the lake.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/19/2019].

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