Sheepnose (Plethobasus cyphyus)

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Sheepnose fact file

Sheepnose description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderUnionoida
FamilyUnionidae
GenusPlethobasus (1)

Information on the sheepnose (Plethobasus cyphyus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Sheepnose status

The sheepnose is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2014)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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