Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID164605
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyMille Lacs
LocalityMille Lacs Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRum
HUC8 Number07010207
HUC10 NameMille Lacs Lake
HUC10 Number0701020701
HUC12 NameMille Lacs Lake
HUC12 Number070102070107
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month8
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
CommentsEach of the two mussels was collected at different locations.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2021].

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