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

5 results for Dreissena polymorpha (zebra mussel)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
2712 Dreissena polymorpha Recreation Observational Field Accumulations of dead shells on shorelines and beaches are capable of cutting the barefeet of... 14768
3109 Dreissena polymorpha Recreation Observational Field Because zebra mussels used the shipwrecks as attachment substrates, they may have contributed to... 23768
3580 Dreissena polymorpha Recreation Anecdotal Field Juvenile zebra mussels can also grow on aquatic macrophytes which would provide additional food... 20837
5229 Dreissena polymorpha Recreation Observational Field The presence of Dreissena polymorpha in Minnesota waters impacts the harvest of minnows... 38008
5308 Dreissena polymorpha Recreation Observational Field The threat of the spread of Dreissena polymorpha has made some authorities change the way... 38231

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/14/2022].

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