DNA and Systematic Analysis of Invasive and Native Dreissenid Mussels: Is Dreissena bugensis really D. Rostriformis?

Author: Carol A. Stepien, Clifford D. Taylor, Igor A. Grigorovich, Sergei V. Shirman, Robert Wei, Alexei V. Korniushin, & Kora A. Dabrowska
Year: 2003
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Type: Journal Article
Topic: Biology



The study analyzes the phylogenetic relationships among four extant species of Dreissena — including the zebra mussel D. polymorpha, the quagga mussel D. bugensis, the Lake Okhrid native D. stankovici, and the Caspian Sea native D. rostriformis.

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