2 edition of The Zebra mussel, Dreissena polymorpha found in the catalog.
The Zebra mussel, Dreissena polymorpha
|Statement||report prepared for Water Resources Branch, Great Lakes Section ... by G.L. Mackie ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Mackie, Gerry L., Ontario. Great Lakes Section.|
|LC Classifications||QL430.7.D8 Z43 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 76,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||76|
|LC Control Number||91225624|
Abstract. In the evaluation of the role of lake restoration programmes in situ measurements of the filtration rate of the freshwater mussel Dreissena polymorpha have been performed in Lake Wolderwijd, The Netherlands. The filtration rate mainly depends on the suspended matter content of the water, and shows an inverse exponential relationship with this by: This page was last edited on 25 November , at Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the Creative Commons CC0 License; all unstructured text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply.
Zebra Mussel (Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, ) The zebra mussel, Dreissena polymorpha, was originally described by the famous Russian scientist and explorer Pyotr Simon Pallas from a population in a tributary of the Ural River in the Caspian Sea Basin (Pallas ). The common name of these mussels is derived from the zebra-like stripes on their. Zebra mussel update. Book Chapter: Leach, J.H. Impacts of the zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) on water quality and fish spawning reefs in western Lake Erie. Report: Lei, J., and A.C. Miller. Shell shape differences in Dreissena spp. Technical Note ZMR Database: Loyola University Chicago:
The zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) is a small bivalve mollusk native to Europe. The mussel was first observed in North American lakes only recently. Initial colonization may have occurred in , probably from larvae discharged in ballast water. The zebra mussel is a potentially serious by: The zebra mussel, Dreissena polymorpha--a photographic guide to the identification of microscopic veligers / By. Hopkins, Gordon J. Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info [Toronto, Ont.]:Environment Ontario,c Notes: "February " Subjects. Zebra mussel.
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Zebra Mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) What are zebra mussels. Zebra mussels are freshwater bivalves (relatives of clams) and are appropriately named for the alternating wavy dark (black/brown/green) and light (yellow, The Zebra mussel, white) bands on their shells, which vary or can be absent.
Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, ) – zebra mussel: References Expert(s): Expert: Notes: Reference for: Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26 ISBN/ISSN:Notes: Reference for: Dreissena polymorpha: Geographic Information Geographic Division: North America Biological classification: Species.
Summary. The introduction and rapid spread of two Eurasian mussel species, Dreissena polymorpha (zebra mussel) and Dreissena rostriformis bugensis (quagga mussel), in waters of North America has caused great concern among industrial and recreational water invasive species can create substantial problems for raw water users such as water treatment facilities and power plants, and.
The present study attempted to model the accumulation of Pd and Pt in mixtures with Ag and Cd in the zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) from the aqueous phase; and to investigate the potential application of mechanistic models to Pd and Pt. The present study showed statistically insignificant differences in metal accumulation among size groups Author: T.T.
The Zebra mussel Le, Míriam R. García, Daniel Grabner, Milen Nachev, Eva Balsa-Canto, A. Jan Hendriks, Sonja. Zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) are small, freshwater, bivalve shellfish that were likely brought to the U.S.
as stowaways in the ballast water of ships. They are native to the Caspian and Black Seas south of Russia and Ukraine, and have since become widespread in both Europe and the U.S.
The zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) is a tiny (1/8-inch to 2-inch) bottom-dwelling clam native to Europe and Asia. Zebra mussels were introduced into the Great Lakes in orand have been spreading throughout them since that time.
datasets have provided data to the NBN Atlas for this species. Browse the list of datasets and find organisations you can join if you are interested in participating in a survey for species like Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, ). The non-native, invasive zebra mussel Dreissena polymorpha is a very real and dangerous threat to the health and welfare of the Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta.
It has spread throughout the east and Midwest and is now threatening to pass the th meridian line, into the far western states.
32 rows The role of the zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) in structuring. Genus Dreissena. Species. Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, ) – zebra mussel” “Taxonomic Status: valid.” Size, Weight, Age From Birnbaum (): “The shell is triangular (height makes % of length) or triagonal with a sharply pointed shell hinge end (umbo).
The maximum size of D. polymorpha can be 5 cm, though individuals. The disease is inherited as an autosomal recessive with an incidence of about 1– in a Caucasian population.
It has been shown that serum from patients and from heterozygote carriers can inhibit ciliary action in the gills of a fresh-water mussel, Dreissena polymorpha, but the precise significance of this is from an affected patient can also inhibit sodium resorption from.
The zebra mussel Dreissena polymorpha (D. polymorpha) is a Ponto-Caspian zebra mussel bivalve species, that has invaded and colonized Italian freshwaters during the late s (Schloesser and.
Researching the zebra mussel was, well, interesting. For some topics, it was very easy to find information and other parts were very complicated.
There were A LOT of websites about my species but they all had the same thing: what it looks like, what damage it does, and what you can do. The quagga mussel (Dreissena bugensis, also known as Dreissena rostriformis bugensis) is a species (or subspecies) of freshwater mussel, an aquatic bivalve mollusk in the family has an average life span of 3 to 5 years.
It is indigenous to the Dnieper River drainage of species is named after the quagga, an extinct subspecies of African zebra, possibly because, like Class: Bivalvia. The zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) is a small bivalve mollusk native to Europe.
The mussel was first observed in North American lakes only recently. The zebra mussel, Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas), was introduced into North America in Initial North American (N.A.) studies suggested that physiological responses varied between N.A.
and European by: Origin Dreissena polymorpha or Zebra mussel is native to Eurasia, specifically the drainage basins of the Black, Caspian, Aral and Azov seas. It has a small triangular shell with a sharply pointed umbo (hinge end).
The prominent dark and light banding pattern on the shell is the most obvious characteristic. Identifying Zebra Mussels. The Zebra Mussel is often confused with the Quagga Mussel (Dreissena bugensis).
They are generally found living together in the same habitat and are also very similar in appearance, but there are many morphological features that can be. Dreissena polymorpha: current status of knowledge about the distribution in Italy. 93 S. Cianfanelli, E. Lori and M. Bodon 9. Dreissena polymorpha in Belarus: history of spread, population biology and ecosystem impacts A.
Karatayev, L. Burlakova and D. Padilla Zebra mussel distribution and habitat preference. The Zebra Mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) is a mollusk native to an area in the Ukraine and Russia near the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea.
In the 's and 's canals were built around the seas and into Europe to make shipping easier. Theses canals also allowed the Zebra Mussel to expand into new areas.3/5(1).
In: The zebra mussel Dreissena polymorpha, Ecology, Biological Monitoring and First Application in Water Quality Management [ed. by Neuman D, Jenner HA] Stuttgart, Germany: Gustav Fisher, Kotta J, Orav H, Kotta I, Distribution and filtration activity of the zebra mussel, Dreissena polymorpha, in the Gulf of Riga and the Gulf of Finland.Dreissena polymorpha (zebra mussel) veligers were treated with various concentrations of chlorine dioxide and exposed at several time intervals to determine the effectiveness of this oxidant as a .Zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) population in the newly formed Cardiff Bay Thesis submitted for the Degree of Philosophiae Doctor by Muriel Alix Cardiff School of BiosciencesFile Size: 7MB.