Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID744971
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateMN
CountyCass
LocalityCass Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMississippi Headwaters
HUC8 Number07010101
HUC10 NameCass Lake-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0701010105
HUC12 NameCass Lake
HUC12 Number070101010508
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month9
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27010
Author:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Date:2014
Title:Zebra mussels confirmed in Cass Lake in Cass County.
Publisher:Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
CommentsDNR press release
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedmany
Year Classadult


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