Sympatric Dreissena species in the Meuse River: towards a dominance shiftfrom 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
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3391/ai.2015.10.3.04
  • Subject: [ SDE ] Environmental Sciences | range expansion | INVASION HISTORY | GREAT-LAKES | BIODIVERSITY | [ SDE.BE ] Environmental Sciences/Biodiversity and Ecology | Earth and Environmental Sciences | ABUNDANCE | dominance shift | competition | 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

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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