Dreissena bugensis
Dreissena bugensis
(quagga mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Impact ID8254
Impact TypeOther
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionReductions in plankton biomass from Dreissena bugensis may cause increased competition, decreased survival, and decreased biomass of planktivorous fish, including commercially important species.
Reference24584
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/29/2024].

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