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Last Update: Saturday, March 19, 2011 At: 21:2:1 (Total Listings: 40)
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Unionoida Of The World
FRESHWATER MUSSEL (UNIONOIDA) GENERA OF THE WORLD by Kevin S. Cummings
(Listed On Sun Aug 26 19:26:32 2007)

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Fw Mussels In Tennessee
Article HABITAT AND LIFESTYLE CHOICES OF FRESHWATER MUSSELS (UNIONIDAE) IN WEST TENNESSEE by ANNA DONNA GRANDIS and T. VERRUCOSA Bilology Department, Unio University, Podunk, TN
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Missouris FW Mussels
Missouri's Freshwater Mussels by Sue Bruenderman and Janet Sternburg ...These intricate and colorful bottom dwellers face new threats...Even a recipe for Asian Clam Chowder
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OSU Freshwater Bivalves
"The initial goal of the bibliography was to attempt to build a database of every published reference on freshwater mussels in North America. The project has grown to include freshwater mussels worldwide, gastropods, sphaeriids, corbiculids, and dreissenids. ..."
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Fw Mussel Bibliography
Freshwater Mussel Bibliography Ohio State University - an on-line searchable database of literature on freshwater mussels (and other freshwater molluscs, to a lesser extent). Originally proposed as a database of North American literature, it has been expanded to a world-wide coverage, including paleontological literature, 'grey' literature, theses, and dissertations
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Identifying Freshwater Mussels In BC
by the BC Conservation Data Centre
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Fw Mussels Of New York
Freshwater Mussels of the New York Metropolitan Region and New Jersey A Guide to their Identification, Biology and Conservation
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River Alliance Of Wisconsin
Creature profiles whos affected by St. Croix Falls Dam - Below are lists of the 39 species on the St. Croix River listed as threatened or endangered by federal andor state governments. Click on an underlined name to see a short profile of the species.
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Freshwater Mussels In The National ...
Needs in the Management of Native Park System bySue Jennings - Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area
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North Carolina
Workbook and Key to the Freshwater Bivalves of
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A MotheríS Burden
A strange attacker threatens pregnant mussels. - By Graciela Flores
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Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society
"Freshwater Mollusks are importantNorth American streams, rivers, and lakes support the richest diversity of freshwater mollusks on the planet. Over 650 species of snails and 300 species of freshwater mussels have been described by scientists so far. While there are species associated with every type of aquatic habitat, the greatest diversity is found in flowing streams. ..."
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Fmcs Meetings & Workshops
FMCS (Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society)
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Identifying Freshwater Mussels In BC
BC Conservation Data Centre
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Kansas Pearly Mussel
"The Kansas Pearly Mussel Newsline", the Kansas Dept. of Wildlife & Parks,
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Kevin S. Cummings
Illinois Natural History SurveyCenter For BiodiversityMollusks - a GREAT links page
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Unio People:
Unio People a list of individuals that have an interest in freshwater mussels (Mollusca Unionidae, Hyriidae, Mycetopodidae, Mutelidae, Etheriidae), (Illinois Natural History Survey)
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Fw Mussels Of Venezuela
The Freshwater Mussels (Bivalvia Etherioidea) of Venezuela Kevin S. Cummings and Christine A. Mayer....Illinois Natural History Survey
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Field Guide
Field guide to freshwater mussels of the Midwest INHS Manual 5, book information
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The Illinois Natural History Survey
"ABOUT MOLLUSK COLLECTION The Mollusk Collection contains over 105,400 catalogued specimens, most of which were collected in Illinois and the southeastern United States. The collection is 90% freshwater species (mussels, fingernail clams, and snails) and 10% terrestrial species (snails). Most of the specimens were collected as a result of various faunal surveys conducted by INHS biologists from the late 1800's until the present. The early collections were made by such naturalists as John W. Powell, Robert Kennicott, Richard E. Call, William A. Nason, Frank C. Baker, Robert E. Richardson, and Charles A. Hart. ..."
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Great Plains Nature Ctr
Unionid Mussels Links to characteristics of unionid mussels, other types of freshwater bivalves, related mussel links, mussel research - Great Plains Nature Center
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A Key To The Fw Mussels
A Key to the Freshwater Mussels (Bivalvia Unionidae) of South Caroloina
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Listed Mussel Species In Minnesota
"Project purpose (summary)- The primary goal of this project is to build the information base necessary to sustain freshwater mussels in Minnesota for future generations by taking inventory of these natural assets. ..."
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DarbyS Mussel Population To Grow
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 311 AM By Mark Ferenchik - THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH -Northern riffleshell (Epioblasma torulosa rangiana) - STATUS Endangered. This mussel survives in less than 5 percent of its former range. ...
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Freshwater Mussels
Freshwater Mussels A Neglected and Declining Aquatic Resource by James D. Williams, National Biological Service, Richard J. Neves, National Biological Service,USA
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A Pictorial Guide
The Freshwater Mussels (Unionacea) of the Mollusc Division The Museum of Biological Diversity - The Ohio State University
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Columbus Zoo & Aquarium
THE COLUMBUS ZOO & AQUARIUMFRESHWATER MUSSEL CONSERVATION & RESEARCH CENTER A research and educational facility housed at the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium dedicated to freshwater mussels and other freshwater organisms was opened in November 2002.
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The Biology Of Freshwater Mussels
STUDIES OF THE BIOLOGY OF FRESHWATER MUSSELS EXPERIMENTAL STUDIES ...
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Iowa Mussels
- Kelly Arbuckle, Iowa State University, Ames - Water Quality Research - Mussel Research Group - Assessing Iowa's Inland Stream Mussel Populations
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Fun Facts
Fun facts to know and tell about freshwater mussels On the mollusca from Michigan, with about 30 specimens shown. Lots of good trivia in here
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Unio Listserver
UNIO is an Internet listserver focusing on the biology, ecology and evolution of freshwater unionid mussels.
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Unio Gallery
Unio Gallery This gallery of photographs and videos is intended to encourage interest in the North American freshwater pearly mussels (Unionidae and Margaritiferidae) and to promote the conservation of endangered species. Students, teachers and biologists are welcome to use the pictures for non-commercial educational purposes (see use policy).
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Ohios Watershed Toolshed
" Freshwater Mussels - Ohio's Panther - Ohioans may not have panthers, those sleek endangered cats that Floridians have, but we do have our own intriguing, and elusive group of endangered species--our native freshwater mussels.
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The Unionidae
The Unionidae, of world wide distribution, are most diverse in eastern and central North America, and secondarily in China and Southeast Asia. These include North America's most abundant, interesting, and economically valuable shells. Because of their long association with activities of leisure, livelihood, and trade, many have acquired colorful common names.
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Tennessee Fw Mussels
Tennessee Freshwater Mussels Treasures Past and Present ... Exhibit at the University of Tennessee, McClung Museum
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Alabama Mollusks
Bibliography - Non-Marine Mollusks - by Deborah Wills (1997)
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Triannual Unionid Reports
Triannual Unionid Reports status of North American unionid research, management and conservation
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Mussel Database
MUSSEL Database Project The Simpson-Haas Index is an on-line searchable index to the nominal species that appear in Simpson (1900, Synopsis of the Naiades) and Haas (1969, Das Tierreich). Those two works formed the nucleus for what we am sure will be a pearl of a database dedicated to the taxonomy of the Unionoida.
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Zambongo
"ZAMBONGO Freshwater Mussels of the Congo & Zambezi Basins (beta) is an online database documenting the diversity of freshwater mussels in those two African river systems, including the intervening basins of Angola and the Okavango...."
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Freshwater Mussels In Peril
Posted by Jodi Kendall at 1102011 800 AM EST
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