Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID887475
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateOH
CountyLake
LocalityLake Erie, west side of mouth of Grand River, [6.9 air miles NNE ecnter Mentor], [Mentor Quad].
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameGrand
HUC8 Number4110004
HUC10 NameBig Creek-Grand River
HUC10 Number0411000406
HUC12 NameRed Creek-Grand River
HUC12 Number041100040607
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month11
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25977
Author:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Date:2013
Title:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences invertebrate collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/8100
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences invertebrate collection
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 9768
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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