Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID240636
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOH
CountyMahoning
LocalityLake Milton, in town of Lake Milton
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMahoning
HUC8 Number05030103
HUC10 NameWest Branch Mahoning River-Mahoning River
HUC10 Number0503010303
HUC12 NameCharley Run Creek-Mahoning River
HUC12 Number050301030306
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month6
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2021].

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