Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID240637
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOH
CountySummit
LocalitySpringfield Lake [SE Akron]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCuyahoga
HUC8 Number04110002
HUC10 NameLittle Cuyahoga River-Cuyahoga River
HUC10 Number0411000203
HUC12 NameWingfoot Lake Outlet-Little Cuyahoga River
HUC12 Number041100020303
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month6
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2021].

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