Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1547582
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateND
CountyBarnes
LocalitySheyenne River, at Lake Ashtabula near the dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Sheyenne
HUC8 Number09020203
HUC10 NameLake Ashtabula
HUC10 Number0902020309
HUC12 NameBaldhill Dam-Lake Ashtabula
HUC12 Number090202030905
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month6
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
CommentsFound throughout the lake.
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierNorth Dakota Game and Fish
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year ClassAdults


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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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