Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID237166
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMI
CountyAllegan
LocalityLake Michigan off Douglas (Station H-30)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number04190000
HUC10 NameLake Michigan
HUC10 Number0419000002
HUC12 NameLake Michigan
HUC12 Number041900000200
Map
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Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusextirpated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15973
Author:Nalepa, Thomas.
Date:2003
Title:Quagga and zebra mussel locations in southern Lake Michigan.
Publisher:NOAA-GLERL.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28738
Author:Baldridge, Ashley
Date:2016
Title:Tech memo 164, Baldridge Unpub> Lake Michigan Dreissena Density Database 3 May 2016
Publisher:NOAA GLERL
CommentsDepth 73 m Zero zebra mussels found during sample years 2010-2014. Updated 2016
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7.14/m2


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