Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID547276
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOH
CountyCuyahoga
LocalityLake Erie, power plant intake, Cleveland
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:9048
Author:Griffiths, R.W., D. Schloesser, J.H. Leach, and W.P. Kovalak
Date:1991
Title:Distribution and dispersal of zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) in the Great Lakes region.
Journal:Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
Volume:48
Pages:1381-1388
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number CollectedSee reference
Year ClassSee reference
SizeSee reference


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