Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID261892
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateWI
CountyDouglas
LocalityAmnicon River [near mouth, ~5 mi E of Superior, WI]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBeartrap-Nemadji
HUC8 Number04010301
HUC10 NameAmnicon River-Frontal Lake Superior
HUC10 Number0401030106
HUC12 NameLower Amnicon River-Frontal Lake Superior
HUC12 Number040103010607
Map
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Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statuscollected
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/13/2019].

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