Science Inventory

Occurence of the Quagga Mussel Dreissena bugensis and the Zebra Mussel Dreissena polymorha in the Upper Mississippi River System

Citation:

GRIGOROVICH, I. A., T. R. ANGRADI, AND C. A. STEPIEN. Occurence of the Quagga Mussel Dreissena bugensis and the Zebra Mussel Dreissena polymorha in the Upper Mississippi River System. JOURNAL OF FRESHWATER ECOLOGY. Oikos Publishers Incorporated, La Crosse, WI, 23(3):429-435, (2008).

Impact/Purpose:

We report on the expanded distribution of the quagga in the Ohio and Upper Mississippi Rivers

Description:

This manuscript reports on a range expansion of the invasive quagga mussel in the Great Rivers of the Upper Missippi River Basin. This research will be of interest to great river ecologists and to invasive species specialists.

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (JOURNAL/PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)
Product Published Date: 09/01/2008
Record Last Revised: 11/19/2008
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 191096

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS RESEARCH LABORATORY

MID-CONTINENT ECOLOGY DIVISION

WATERSHED DIAGNOSTICS RESEARCH