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

Impact ID2785
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationLaboratory
Impact DescriptionA model showed that zebra mussel numbers and size distributions have a great effect on the water quality (dissolved oxygen and chlorophyll).
Reference20422
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/26/2022].

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