Ecology of the zoobenthos of southeastern Lake Michigan near the D. C. Cook nuclear power plant. Part 4: Pisidiidae

TitleEcology of the zoobenthos of southeastern Lake Michigan near the D. C. Cook nuclear power plant. Part 4: Pisidiidae
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication1985
AuthorsZdeba TW, White DS
Pagination85 pp.
InstitutionGreat Lakes Research Division, Institute of Science and Technology, University of Michigan
CityAnn Arbor, MI
KeywordsPISIDIIDAE
Abstract

Twenty-six taxa of Sphaeriaceae were collected in the vicinity of the D. C. Cook nuclear power plant. This total includes 25 species of Pisidiidae and the Asiatic clam Corbicula fluminea. Only one empty shell of Corbicula has been found to date and this in 1984. In Pisidiidae, there were 19 Pisidium, 4 Sphaerium, and 2 Musculium species.