Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID253871
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWI
CountyAdams
LocalityWisconsin River, at Petenwell Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCastle Rock
HUC8 Number07070003
HUC10 NamePetenwell Lake
HUC10 Number0707000307
HUC12 NamePetenwell Lake
HUC12 Number070700030705
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
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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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/26/2021].

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