Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1693766
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateKY
CountyUnion
LocalityOhio River, Saline Landing boat ramp
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSaline
HUC8 Number05140204
HUC10 NameEagle Creek-Saline River
HUC10 Number0514020407
HUC12 NameBeaver Creek-Saline River
HUC12 Number051402040707
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month9
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27378
Author:Cranberg, C., and R. Keller
Date:2020
Title:Illinois Database of Aquatic Non-native Species
Publisher:School of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago
Reference 2
Ref. Number:24058
Author:Illinois Natural History Survey.
Date:2002
Title:Mollusk records from collections of the Illinois Natural History Museum (unpublished data).
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat Number85672
VerifierIllinois Natural History Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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