Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID243355
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWI
CountyWood
LocalityLake Wazeecha [Fourmile Creek, ~2 mi E of Wisconsin Rapids]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCastle Rock
HUC8 Number07070003
HUC10 NameFourmile Creek
HUC10 Number0707000304
HUC12 NameNepco Lake
HUC12 Number070700030403
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24064
Author:University of Wisconsin Sea Grant.
Date:2011
Title:Zebra Mussel Watch.
Publisher:University of Wisconsin Sea Grant
CommentsAccessed 3/14/2008.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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