Specimen Information

Dreissena polymorpha
Dreissena polymorpha
(zebra mussel)

Specimen ID1651567
Common Namezebra mussel
CountyOtter Tail
LocalityOtter Tail River from 500 feet upstream of the confluence of the Pelican River downstream to the Bois De Sioux River, including 500 feet upstream into its tributaries
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOtter Tail
HUC8 Number09020103
HUC10 NameCity of Fergus Falls-Otter Tail River
HUC10 Number0902010309
HUC12 NameOrwell Lake-Otter Tail River
HUC12 Number090201030905
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Reference 1
Ref. Number:34592
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Title:List of Aquatic Nuisance Species Infested Waters.
Publisher:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
CommentsSee companion record.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMinnesota Department of Natural Resources


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