Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1658209
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyAitkin
LocalityCedar Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameElk-Nokasippi
HUC8 Number07010104
HUC10 NameCity of Aitkin-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0701010404
HUC12 NameCedar Creek
HUC12 Number070101040403
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | hitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:36267
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2021
Title:Zebra mussels confirmed in Cedar Lake in Aitkin County, St. James Mine Pit in St. Louis County.
CommentsFound in a swimming area.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMinnesota Department of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4
Year ClassAdult


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