Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID166732
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMI
CountyOtsego
LocalityBig Bradford Lake [~6 mi N of Frederic]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAu Sable
HUC8 Number04070007
HUC10 NameEast Branch Au Sable River-Au Sable River
HUC10 Number0407000703
HUC12 NameBradford Creek
HUC12 Number040700070302
Map
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Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24090
Author:Michigan Sea Grant.
Date:2006
Title:Zebra Mussel Infestation: Michigan Inland Lakes 1992-2005.
Publisher:Michigan Sea Grant.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2021].

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