Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID157055
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWI
CountyWaukesha
LocalityLower Phantom Lake (=Howitt Lake)[just S of Mukwonago, WI]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Fox
HUC8 Number07120006
HUC10 NameMukwonago River
HUC10 Number0712000602
HUC12 NameMukwonago River
HUC12 Number071200060203
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month7
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24152
Author:Wisconsin Sea Grant.
Date:2003
Title:Wisconsin Inland Waters With Zebra Mussels.
Publisher:Wisconsin Sea Grant.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2021].

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