Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID253700
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWI
CountyDoor
LocalityLittle Sturgeon Bay [Green Bay, Lake Michigan, ~8 mi W of town of Sturgeon Bay]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDoor-Kewaunee
HUC8 Number04030102
HUC10 NameLake Michigan
HUC10 Number0403010204
HUC12 NameLake Michigan
HUC12 Number040301020403
Map
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Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17929
Author:Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources.
Date:2008
Title:Aquatic Invasive Species Lists and Maps.
Publisher:Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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