Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID272088
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateCT
CountyNew Haven
LocalityHousatonic River, at Lake Lillinonah
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHousatonic
HUC8 Number01100005
HUC10 NameStill River-Housatonic River
HUC10 Number0110000508
HUC12 NameOutlet Still River
HUC12 Number011000050803
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month10
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24123
Author:Buck, R.
Date:2010
Title:DEP: Invasive Species Spotted in 2 more Connecticut Lakes.
Publisher:Courant.com
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/14/2020].

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