The Freshwater Mussels (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionidae) of Mississippi

@inproceedings{Jones2005TheFM,
  title={The Freshwater Mussels (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionidae) of Mississippi},
  author={Robert L. Jones and William Todd Slack and Paul D. Hartfield},
  year={2005}
}
Abstract Museum specimens and published literature records were examined to determine how many taxa of freshwater mussels of the family Unionidae occurred within the boundaries of the State of Mississippi. Eighty nine taxa (85 described species, two of which have two described subspecies within the state; two undescribed species) were found to be distributed over the 10 river drainages within the state. The greatest number of taxa was found in the Tombigbee River drainage (52), followed by the… 

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