Comparative Biology of Zebra Mussels in Europe and North America: An Overview

Author: Gerald L. Mackie & Don W. Schloesser
Year: 1996
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Type: Journal Article
Topic: Biology, Management



This paper compares the biological differences between invasive dreissenid mussel populations in North America and their native populations in Europe. Comparisons include population dynamics, growth and mortality rates, dispersal rates and patterns, and ecological impacts.

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