Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID243373
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWI
CountyWaukesha
LocalityLake Keesus [just N of Merton]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Rock
HUC8 Number07090001
HUC10 NameOconomowoc River
HUC10 Number0709000105
HUC12 NameLittle Oconomowoc River-Oconomowoc River
HUC12 Number070900010501
Map
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Collection Year2005
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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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/23/2019].

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