Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1535779
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyTodd
Locality[no locality description provided] Little Lake Birch
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSauk
HUC8 Number07010202
HUC10 NameAdley Creek
HUC10 Number0701020204
HUC12 NameLittle Birch Lake
HUC12 Number070102020403
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month9
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
Comments2017: First observation of zebra mussels in Little Birch, Todd Co. Little Birch was listed in 2016 because it is downstream of Big Birch (confirmed zebra mussels in 2016).
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number5184213
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2021].

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