Swollen river mussel

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Swollen river mussel
Unio tumidus.jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order: Unionoida
Family: Unionidae
Genus: Unio
Species: U. tumidus
Binomial name
Unio tumidus
Philipsson (de) in Retzius, 1788[2]

The swollen river mussel (Unio tumidus) is a species of freshwater mussel, an aquatic bivalve mollusc in the family Unionidae, the river mussels.

Distribution[edit]

Its native distribution is European.[1][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Van Damme, D. (2011). "Unio tumidus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2011: e.T156111A4898810. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-2.RLTS.T156111A4898810.en. Retrieved 26 December 2017. 
  2. ^ "Unio tumidus Philipsson in Retzius, 1788". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 13 July 2017. 
  3. ^ "Unio tumidus Philipson, 1788". Fauna Europaea. Fauna Europaea Secretariat, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin. Retrieved 13 July 2017. 
  4. ^ (in Czech) Horsák M., Juřičková L., Beran L., Čejka T. & Dvořák L. (2010). "Komentovaný seznam měkkýšů zjištěných ve volné přírodě České a Slovenské republiky. [Annotated list of mollusc species recorded outdoors in the Czech and Slovak Republics]". Malacologica Bohemoslovaca, Suppl. 1: 1-37. PDF.
  5. ^ Juřičková L., Horsák M. & Beran L., 2001: Check-list of the molluscs (Mollusca) of the Czech Republic. Acta Soc. Zool. Bohem., 65: 25-40.
  6. ^ Red List of the molluscs (Mollusca) of the Czech Republic http://mollusca.sav.sk/malacology/redlist.htm
  7. ^ Glöer P. & Meier-Brook C. (2003) Süsswassermollusken. DJN, pp. 134, page 109, ISBN 3-923376-02-2
  8. ^ Swollen river mussel - Naturhistoriska riksmuseet

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