The quagga mussel (Dreissena rostriformis bugensis Andrusov, 1897) – another Ponto-Caspian dreissenid bivalve in the southern Baltic catchment: the first record from the Szczecin Lagoon

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Adam Woźniczka ; Brygida Wawrzyniak-Wydrowska ; Teresa Radziejewska ; Anna Skrzypacz (2016)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Oceanologia, volume 58, issue 2, pages 154-159 (issn: 0078-3234)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.oceano.2015.12.002
  • Subject: Ocean Engineering | GC1-1581 | Oceanography | Atmospheric Science | Dreissena rostriformis bugensis | Aquatic Science | Baltic Sea | Szczecin Lagoon | Invasive species

In 2014, a non-indigenous dreissenid bivalve, the quagga mussel (Dreissena rostriformis bugensis Andrusov, 1897) was for the first time recorded in the Szczecin Lagoon. This was also the first record of the species in the Baltic Sea catchment. The quagga mussel was foun... View more
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