Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1697365
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyStearns
LocalityLake Koronis
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCrow
HUC8 Number07010204
HUC10 NameLake Koronis-North Fork Crow River
HUC10 Number0701020401
HUC12 NameLake Koronis-North Fork Crow River
HUC12 Number070102040108
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month7
Collection Year2022
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:38225
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2022
Title:News release: Zebra mussels confirmed in Lake Koronis in Stearns County
Publisher:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
CommentsOne adult mussel found, follow up searches found no more in the area. One juvenile found in another search in a different area on the lake near a public access point.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMinnesota Department of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Year Class1 adult
Number of Juveniles1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/3/2022].

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