Southern clubshell

Southern clubshell

Taxobox
name = Southern clubshell


status = EN | status_system = IUCN2.3
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Mollusca
classis = Bivalvia
ordo = Unionoida
familia = Unionidae
genus = "Pleurobema"
species = "P. decisum"
binomial = "Pleurobema decisum"
binomial_authority = (I. Lea, 1831)
synonyms =
The southern clubshell ("Pleurobema decisum") is a species of bivalve in the Unionidae family. It is endemic to the United States. Its natural habitat is rivers. It is threatened by habitat loss.

References

* Bogan, A.E. 2000. [http://www.iucnredlist.org/search/details.php/17679/all Pleurobema decisum] . [http://www.iucnredlist.org 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. ] Downloaded on 07 August 2007.


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