Perna viridis
Perna viridis
(green mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Impact ID2244
Impact TypeInfrastructure
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionGreen mussels are capable of mass colonization of seawater intake systems.
Reference14647
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/28/2023].

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