Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1702336
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateNY
CountyDutchess
LocalityNear Whites Marina boat ramp in the Hudson River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHudson-Wappinger
HUC8 Number02020008
HUC10 NameQuassaic Creek-Hudson River
HUC10 Number0202000805
HUC12 NameBreakneck Brook-Hudson River
HUC12 Number020200080503
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Reference 1
Ref. Number:9093
Author:Mellina, E., and J.B. Rasmussen
Date:1994
Title:Patterns in the distribution and abundance of zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) in rivers and lakes in relation to substrate and other physicochemical factors
Journal:Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
Volume:51
Pages:1024-1036
Record TypeLiterature


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