Dreissena bugensis
Dreissena bugensis
(quagga mussel)

Impact ID3841
Impact TypeOther
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact Descriptionbroadly described as commensalism in which Valvata piscinalis benefits from quagga mussels
Great Lakes RegionYes
LocationGreat Lakes

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/25/2024].

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