Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154158
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateIL
CountyGrundy
LocalityMazon River (Illinois River Drainage) 1.8 km SE Morris
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Illinois
HUC8 Number07120005
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month8
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalIllinois Natural History Survey
Museum Cat NumberINHS 25343
VerifierK. S. Cummings
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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