Corbicula fluminea
Corbicula fluminea
(basket clam)

Impact ID2685
Impact TypeGenetic
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionThere is the potential for invasive mussels to shift the genetics of the native species through natural selection that may allow for invaders and natives to coexist.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/20/2024].

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