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Freshwater bivalve

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freshwater_bivalve

Freshwater bivalves are one kind of freshwater molluscs, along with freshwater snails. They are ... lives in lakes or slow rivers. Freshwater pearl mussels are economically important as a source of ...

USFWS - Freshwater Mussels of the Upper Mississippi River System ...

www.fws.gov/midwest/mussel/species.html

Dec 28, 2006 ... Historically, 51 species of freshwater mussels lived in the Upper Mississippi River System. The following 44 species have been found in mussel ...

Freshwater Clams: Care, Food, Size & Lifespan

www.aquariumcarebasics.com/freshwater-clams/

And it's not uncommon for Freshwater Clam shells to be covered with small patches of green algae. A larger type of Freshwater Clam is the Asian Gold Clam.

A Field Guide to the Freshwater Mussels of Connecticut - CT.gov

www.ct.gov/deep/lib/deep/wildlife/pdf_files/nongame/fwmusl.pdf

In Connecticut, six of the 12 native freshwater mussel species are listed as special ... different types of pollution or environmental disturbance. Such clues.

West Virginia DNR - Freshwater Mussels

www.wvdnr.gov/Wildlife/Mussels.shtm

Today, in many unpolluted streams in WV, the trained observer can usually spot 20 to 30 different kinds of freshwater mussels. Mussels live in a variety of ...

Freshwater Mussel Genera of the World

wwn.inhs.illinois.edu/~ksc/MusselGenera.html

An example of the kind of added information can be seen in the account for the genus Castalina. If anyone has any comments on how and what type of data to ...

Freshwater Mussels of Michgian - Michigan Natural Features Inventory

mnfi.anr.msu.edu/pub/pdfs/freshwatermusselsofmichigan.pdf

the streams and lakes of Michigan: freshwater mussels. (Unionidae) ... the unionid mussels and the other freshwater bivalves ... There are two types of lures:  ...

Native Freshwater Mussels - Natural Resources Conservation Service

www.nrcs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/nrcs144p2_054084.pdf

native freshwater mussel species are considered en- dangered, threatened, or species ... tain types of cancer and that the extraction of cancer- curing drugs from  ...

Freshwater Mussels | Delaware Estuary

www.delawareestuary.org/freshwater-mussels

Freshwater mussels are bivalve mollusks just like oysters, clams, and saltwater mussels. Unlike saltwater bivalves, freshwater mussels live in our local streams ...

Swan Mussel - FSC (Field Studies Council) - Life in Freshwater

www.lifeinfreshwater.org.uk/Species Pages/Swan mussel.jpg.html

The above is a Swan Mussel (Anodonta cygnea) found in lakes whilst below is the Pearl Mussel (Margaritifer margaritifer) . The latter is associated with fast ...

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USFWS: America's Mussels - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

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Apr 14, 2015 ... North America has the highest diversity of freshwater mussels in the world. ... Many different kinds of wildlife eat mussels, including raccoon, ...

There are over 300 different kinds of freshwater mussels in the ...

www.uvm.edu

There are over 300 different kinds of freshwater mussels in the United States and Canada. Their shells come in many different colors and textures. You can find ...

FMCS - Freshwater Mussels

molluskconservation.org

Where do mussels live? Most freshwater mussels live in flowing water, in everything from small streams to large rivers . A few species can live in lakes. They are ...