Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID153648
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciespolymorpha
Common Namezebra mussel
StateIL
CountyLake
LocalityEast Loon Lake [just S of Antioch, IL]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Fox
HUC8 Number7120006
HUC10 NameSquaw Creek-Fox River
HUC10 Number0712000610
HUC12 NameSequoit Creek
HUC12 Number071200061004
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest RecordLocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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