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

Impact ID2698
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionA reduction in the number of locations with native mussels indicate that populations are being negatively affected by the presence of non-native zebra mussels in the Great Lakes.
Reference9113
Great Lakes RegionYes
Cost 
LocationLake Erie

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2022].

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