Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID547279
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityLake St. Clair (sample site 2)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake St. Clair
HUC8 Number04090002
HUC10 NameLake St. Clair
HUC10 Number0409000200
HUC12 Name040900020000
HUC12 Number040900020000
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month8
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:9053
Author:Hebert, P.D.N., B.W. Muncaster, and G.L. Mackie
Date:1989
Title:Ecological and genetic studies on Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas): a new mollusc in the Great Lakes.
Journal:Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
Volume:46
Pages:1587-1591
CommentsAttached to native mussels.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierGerry Mackie, U. of Guelph
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult


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