Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1558812
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWI
CountyDoor
LocalityLake Michigan, Green Bay, Sturgeon Bay, at Sawyer Harbor
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDoor-Kewaunee
HUC8 Number04030102
HUC10 NameLake Michigan
HUC10 Number0403010201
HUC12 NameLake Michigan
HUC12 Number040301020111
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month8
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | dispersed | hitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27950
Author:Michigan State University Board of Trustees.
Date:2019
Title:Midwest Invasive Species Information Network (MISIN)
Publisher:Michigan State University. Department of Entomology - Applied Spatial Ecology and Technical Services Laboratory
Reference 2
Ref. Number:27378
Author:Cranberg, C., and R. Keller
Date:2020
Title:Illinois Database of Aquatic Non-native Species
Publisher:School of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago
CommentsMISIN report ID 282875
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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