Rough pigtoe pearly mussel (Pleurobema plenum)

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Rough pigtoe pearly mussel fact file

Rough pigtoe pearly mussel description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderUnionoida
FamilyUnionidae
GenusPleurobema (1)

Information on the rough pigtoe peraly mussel is currently being researched and written and will apear here shortly

Also known as
Rough pigtoe.
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Rough pigtoe pearly mussel status

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

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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