Corbicula fluminea
Corbicula fluminea
(basket clam)

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.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/22/2024].

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