Corbicula fluminea
Corbicula fluminea
(Asian clam)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Impact ID2674
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationLaboratory
Impact DescriptionResults indicate that NH3-N production and DO reductions associated with Corbicula die-offs could pose a risk to unionid mussels, particularly during warm low-flow summer months.
Reference17668
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/18/2022].

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