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Epioblasma florentina ssp. walkeri

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA MOLLUSCA BIVALVIA UNIONOIDA UNIONIDAE

Scientific Name: Epioblasma florentina ssp. walkeri
Species Authority: (Wilson & H.W. Clark, 1914)
Parent Species:
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Common Name(s):
English Brown-blossom Naiad, Brown-blossom Pearly Mussel, Tan Riffleshell
Synonym(s):
Dysnomia florentina subspecies walkeri Wilson & H.W. Clark, 1914
Epioblasma walkeri (Wilson & Clark, 1914)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-06-30
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Bogan, A.E. (Mollusc Specialist Group)
Reviewer(s): Seddon, M.B. & Bogan, A.E. (Mollusc Red List Authority)
History:
1996 Not Evaluated
1994 Endangered (Groombridge 1994)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries:
Native:
United States (Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia)
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are two subpopulations, a healthy one and one which has been exposed to a plastic spill.

Citation: Bogan, A.E. (Mollusc Specialist Group) 2000. Epioblasma florentina ssp. walkeri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 23 July 2014.
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