Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID264071
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateIN
CountyAllen
LocalitySt. Joseph River, at Cedarville Reservoir [NE of Ft. Wayne]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Joseph
HUC8 Number04100003
HUC10 NameSaint Joseph River
HUC10 Number0410000308
HUC12 NameCedarville Reservoir-Saint Joseph River
HUC12 Number041000030804
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month10
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2021].

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