Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID156127
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusDreissena
Speciesbugensis
Common Namequagga mussel
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityLake Erie at Nanticoke, Ontario
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04260000
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0426000002
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number042600000200
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13239
Author:Ackerman, J.D.
Date:1999
Title:Effect of velocity on the filter feeding of dreissenid mussels (Dreissena polymorpha and Dreissena bugensis): implications for trophic dynamics.
Journal:Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
Volume:56
Pages:1551-1561
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalRoyal Ontario Museum
Museum Cat NumberROMIZ M8683
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size~ 11mm


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