Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1467297
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOH
CountyAshland
LocalityPleasant Hill Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMohican
HUC8 Number05040002
HUC10 NameRocky Fork-Black Fork Mohican River
HUC10 Number0504000202
HUC12 NameSeymour Run-Black Fork
HUC12 Number050400020202
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month7
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19747
Author:Central Hardwoods Invasive Plant Network.
Date:2010
Title:Joint Aquatic Invasive Species Survey, 2010
Publisher:University of Georgia
CommentsLarge cement ramp, high activity 50+ marina, swimming area, Zebra mussels found on pier and dock.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/15/2020].

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