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

8 results for Dreissena bugensis (quagga mussel)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
3879 Dreissena bugensis Competition Anecdotal N/A Dreissena polymorpha & Dreissena bugensis directly compete for resources 13595
3880 Dreissena bugensis Competition Anecdotal N/A Sphaerium corneum & Dreissena bugensis directly compete for resources 13595
7390 Dreissena bugensis Competition Anecdotal N/A Dreissena bugensis have negative impacts on native bivalves through exploitative... 42296
7404 Dreissena bugensis Competition Observational Field In some lakes, Dreissena bugensis outcompeted Dreissena polymorpha due to various... 42296
8229 Dreissena bugensis Competition Anecdotal N/A Declines in Diporeia spp., another benthic invertebrate, have been highly correlated with... 24624
8230 Dreissena bugensis Competition Observational Field Likely correlated to Dreissena bugensis and declining late winter phytoplankton blooms and... 24627
8231 Dreissena bugensis Competition Observational Field Spring phytoplankton biomass and primary production in Lake Michigan decreased 87% and 70%... 24624
8455 Dreissena bugensis Competition Observational Field In the Netherlands, invasive Dreissena bugensis out competed Dreissena polymorpha... 37111

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2023].

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