Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1657999
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyCass
LocalityPine Mountain Lake, in Backus
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePine
HUC8 Number07010105
HUC10 NameHeadwaters Pine River
HUC10 Number0701010501
HUC12 NamePine Mountain Lake
HUC12 Number070101050101
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month7
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | hitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:36128
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2021
Title:Zebra mussels confirmed in Pine Mountain Lake in Cass County.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMinnesota Dept. of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2021].

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