6506 thumb Canaiad's Freshwater Mussels of Canada

Diagnostics, Distribution and Biology of native unionids of Canada

Small
Three-horn Wartyback 1
Obliquaria reflexa
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Fawnsfoot 2
Truncilla donaciformis
Small
Deertoe 2
Truncilla truncata
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Snuffbox 3
Epioblasma triquetra
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Northern Riffleshell 2
Epioblasma torulosa rangiana
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Mucket 3
Actinonaias ligamentina
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Threeridge 4
Amblema plicata
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Purple Wartyback 3
Cyclonaias tuberculata
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Eastern Elliptio 3
Elliptio complanata
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Elephantear 2
Elliptio crassidens
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Spike 3
Eurynia dilatata
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Wabash Pigtoe 3
Fusconaia flava
Small
Plain Pocketbook 3
Lampsilis cardium
Small
Yellow Lampmussel 5
Lampsilis cariosa
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Wavyrayed Lampmussel 6
Lampsilis fasciola
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Eastern Lampmussel 2
Lampsilis radiata
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Fatmucket 7
Lampsilis siliquoidea
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Fragile Papershell 2
Leptodea fragilis
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Tidewater Mucket 8
Leptodea ochracea
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Eastern Pondmussel 2
Ligumia nasuta
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Black Sandshell 2
Ligumia recta
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Hickorynut 2
Obovaria olivaria
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Round Hickorynut 3
Obovaria subrotunda
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Round Pigtoe 3
Pleurobema sintoxia
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Pink Heelsplitter 3
Potamilus alatus
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Kidneyshell 2
Ptychobranchus fasciolaris
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Pimpleback 9
Quadrula pustulosa
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Mapleleaf 3
Quadrula quadrula
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Lilliput 10
Toxolasma parvum
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Rayed Bean 2
Villosa fabalis
Small
Rainbow Mussel 2
Villosa iris
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Paper Pondshell 11
Utterbackia imbecillis
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Alewife Floater 3
Utterbackiana implicata
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Dwarf Wedgemussel 12
Alasmidonta heterodon
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Elktoe 2
Alasmidonta marginata
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Triangle Floater 2
Alasmidonta undulata
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Brook Floater 8
Alasmidonta varicosa
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Slippershell Mussel 13
Alasmidonta viridis
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Yukon Floater 14
Anodonta beringiana
Small
Western Floater 15
Anodonta kennerlyi
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Winged Floater 16
Anodonta nuttalliana
Small
Cylindrical Papershell 2
Anodontoides ferussacianus
Small
White Heelsplitter 3
Lasmigona complanata
Small
Creek Heelsplitter 3
Lasmigona compressa
Small
Flutedshell 2
Lasmigona costata
Small
Eastern Floater 2
Pyganodon cataracta
Newfoundland Floater
Pyganodon fragilis
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Giant Floater 2
Pyganodon grandis
Northern Floater
Pyganodon grandis simpsoniana
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salamander mussel 3
Simpsonaias ambigua
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Creeper 2
Strophitus undulatus
Small
Western Ridged Mussel 17
Gonidea angulata
Small
Western Pearlshell 18
Margaritifera falcata
Small
Freshwater Pearl Mussel 3
Margaritifera margaritifera

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