Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID242501
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateNY
CountyOrleans
LocalityErie Canal at Albion
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOak Orchard-Twelvemile
HUC8 Number04130001
HUC10 NameOak Orchard Creek
HUC10 Number0413000104
HUC12 NameOutlet Oak Orchard Creek
HUC12 Number041300010408
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month7
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17234
Author:Anonymous
Date:1990
Title:Inland waters zebra mussel monitoring program.
Journal:Dreissena polymorpha Information Review
Publisher:New York Sea Grant, Brockport, NY.
Volume:1
Issue:1
Pages:1
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classveligers & juveniles


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