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Swan Mussel
Anodonta cygnea (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  order Unionida »  family Unionidae - freshwater mussel shells »  genus Anodonta »  subgenus Anodonta

Scientific synonyms

Anodon lucasii Morelet, 1852
Anodon paludosus Turton, 1822
Anodon simplicidus Sowerby, 1867
Anodonta acyrta Bourguignat, 1881
Anodonta adamii Bourguignat, 1881
Anodonta aeneolina Drouët, 1893
Anodonta alleniana Castro, 1883
Anodonta alseria Drouët, 1883
Anodonta ambrosiana Adami, 1886
Anodonta anatina elongata Brot, 1867

Critically Endangered

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Similar species

Anodonta anatina (Linnaeus, 1758)

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Anodonta cygnea cellensis (Schröter, 1779)
subspecies Anodonta cygnea cygnea (Linnaeus, 1758)
subspecies Anodonta cygnea solearis Held, 1839

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [338071]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Anodonta cygnea (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [http://www.bagniliggia.it/WMSD/WMSDhome....] [as Anodonta cygnea Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Anodonta cygnea (LINNÉ, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013
CZ EN Farkač J., Král D. & Škorpík M. (eds.) (2005): List of threatened species in the Czech Republic. Invertebrates, Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha, 760 pp. [as Anodonta cygnea (Linnaeus, 1758)]
CZ Horsák M., Juřičková L., Beran L., Čejka T. & Dvořák L. (2010): Komentovaný seznam měkkýšů zjištěných ve volné přírodě České a Slovenské republiky [http://mollusca.sav.sk/pdf/9/Suppl-1-v2....], Malacologica Bohemoslovaca, Suppl. 1: 1–37. [as Anodonta cygnea (Linné, 1758)]
SK Čejka T. (2006): Mäkkýše hlavných typov vôd dolného Hrona [http://mollusca.sav.sk/pdf/5/5.Cejka.pdf], Malacologica Bohemoslovaca, 5: 33-41 [as Anodonta cygnea]

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