Dromedary pearly mussel (Dromus dromas)

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Dromedary pearly mussel fact file

Dromedary pearly mussel description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderUnionoida
FamilyUnionidae
GenusDromus (1)

Information on the dromedary pearly mussel is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Dromedary naiad.
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Dromedary pearly mussel status

Classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
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Dromedary pearly mussel underwater  
Dromedary pearly mussel underwater

© Jeff Grabarkiewicz http://www.lucascountygreen.com/ / Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Protection Agency
http://www.epa.gov/bioindicators

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