The freshwater pearl mussel Margaritifera margaritifera in Bavaria, Germany—Population status, conservation efforts and challenges

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The freshwater pearl mussel Margaritifera margaritifera is a highly specialized, sensitive and critically endangered freshwater bivalve with a complex life cycle. An overview on the population status in Bavaria, Germany, one of the species’ main areas of distribution in Central Europe, is presented. Using the example of the freshwater pearl mussel and a… (More)
DOI: 10.1134/S1062359017010034

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@article{Deni2017TheFP, title={The freshwater pearl mussel Margaritifera margaritifera in Bavaria, Germany—Population status, conservation efforts and challenges}, author={Marija S Deni{\'c} and J{\"u}rgen Geist}, journal={Biology Bulletin}, year={2017}, volume={44}, pages={61-66} }