genus Dreissena


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Noun1.genus Dreissena - zebra mussels
mollusk genus - a genus of mollusks
family Unionidae, Unionidae - freshwater mussels found worldwide
Dreissena polymorpha, zebra mussel - inch long mollusk imported accidentally from Europe; clogs utility inlet pipes and feeds on edible freshwater mussels
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Establishment of populations of bivalve molluscs of the genus Dreissena in the Dniester River.
A new species of the genus Dreissena (Bivalvia, Dreissenidae) from Lake Ohrid.