Sympatric Dreissena species in the Meuse River : towards a dominance shift from zebra to quagga mussels

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Marescaux , Jonathan; Boets , Pieter; Lorquet , Julien; Sablon , Rose; Van Doninck , Karine; Beisel , Jean-Nicolas;
(2015)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Journal: issn: 1798-6540
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.3391/ai.2015.10.3.04
  • Subject: [ SDE ] Environmental Sciences | range expansion | INVASION HISTORY | GREAT-LAKES | [ SDE.BE ] Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology | BIODIVERSITY | Earth and Environmental Sciences | ABUNDANCE | [SDE]Environmental Sciences | dominance shift | competition | [SDV.EE.ECO]Life Sciences [q-bio]/Ecology, environment/Ecosystems | IMPACTS | PALLAS | population dynamics | BUGENSIS | Dreissena polymorpha | NORTH-AMERICA | aquatic invasive species | POLYMORPHA | Dreissena rostriformis | [ SDV.EE.ECO ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Ecology, environment/Ecosystems | GROWTH | [SDE.BE]Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology

International audience; The rapid spread of the quagga mussel, Dreissena rostriformis, in Western Europe is of particular concern since the species is known to have serious ecological and economic impacts, similar to those of the well-established zebra mussel, Dreissena... View more
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