Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID155923
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOH
CountyLucas
LocalityLake Erie at Toledo
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04260000
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0426000002
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number042600000200
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13241
Author:Lei, J., and A.C. Miller.
Date:1994
Title:Shell shape differences in Dreissena spp. Technical Note ZMR-1-21.
Publisher:U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Waterways Experiment Station
Issue:May
Pages:5 p.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected18


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