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Rocky Mountain Ridged Mussel (Gonidea Angulata)
- Assessment Summary
- Executive Summary
- Species Information
- Population Sizes and Trends
- Limiting Factors and Threats
- Special Significance of the Species
- Existing Protection or Other Status
- Summary of Status Report
- Technical Summary
- Literature Cited
- Biographical Summary of the Report Writers
- Authorities Consulted
- Collections Examined
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Dall, W.H. 1905. Land and Freshwater Mollusks of Alaska and Adjoining Regions. Smithsonian Institution, Harriman Alaska Series, 13: 1-171.
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Dillon, R. T., jr. 2000. The Ecology of Freshwater Molluscs. Cambridge University Press. xii + 509 pp.
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Frest, T.J. 1999. A review of the land and freshwater molluscs of Idaho.
T.J. Frest, Seattle, Washington. Prepared for Idaho Conservation Data Center, Idaho Department of Fish and Game, Boise, Idaho. June 27, 1999. v + 281 pp., appendices.
Frest, T.J. and E.J. Johanes. 1991. Mollusc fauna in the vicinity of three proposed hydroelectric projects on the middle Snake River, Central Idaho. Final Report to Don Chapman Consultants, Inc., Boise, Idaho. Deixis Consultants, Seattle, Washington. 60 pp.
_____________________. 1992. Effects of the March, 1992 drawdown on the freshwater molluscs of the Lower Granite Lake area, Snake River, SE WA and W. ID. Final Report to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Walla Walla District. Deixis Consultants, Seattle, Washington. i + 11 pp.
____________________. 1993. Freshwater molluscs of the upper Sacramento System, California, with particular reference to the Cantara Spill. 1992 yearly report to California Department of Fish and Game. Deixis Consultants, Seattle, Washington. iv + 101 pp., appendices.
____________________. 1994. Freshwater molluscs of the upper Sacramento System, California, with particular reference to the Cantara Spill. 1993 yearly report to California Department of Fish and Game. Deixis Consultants, Seattle, Washington, ii + 58 pp., appendices.
____________________. 1995a. Freshwater molluscs of the upper Klamath drainage, Oregon. Report to Oregon Natural Heritage Program. Deixis Consultants, Seattle, Washington. v + 95 pp., appendices.
____________________. 1995b. Interior Columbia Basin mollusc species of special concern. Final Report to Interior Columbia Basin Ecosystem Management Project. Deixis Consultants, Seattle, Washington. xi + 362 pp.
____________________. 1998. Freshwater molluscs of the upper Klamath drainage, Oregon. 1998 yearly report to Oregon Natural Heritage Program and Klamath Project, USDI Bureau of Reclamation. Deixis Consultants, Seattle, Washington. vii + 200 pp., appendices.
____________________. 1999. Mollusc survey of southwestern Oregon, with emphasis on the Rogue and Umpqua river drainages. Deixis Consultants, Seattle, Washington. v + 278 pp., appendices.
Frest, T.J. and E.J. Johanes. 2000. A baseline mollusc survey of southwestern Oregon, with emphasis on the Rogue and Umpqua River Drainages. Deixis Consultants, Seattle, Washington. vii + 403 pp., appendices. [537 pp.]
____________________. 2001. An annotated checklist of Idaho land and freshwater molluscs. Idaho Academy of Science, Journal, 36(2): 1-51.
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Henderson, J. 1929. The Non-marine Mollusca of Oregon and Washington. University of Colorado Studies 17: 47-190.
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__________. 1936a. The Mollusca of Colorado, Utah, Montana, Idaho and Wyoming. Supplement. University of Colorado Studies 23: 81-145.
__________. 1936b. The Non-marine Mollusca of Oregon and Washington. Supplement. University of Colorado Studies 23: 251-280.
Graf, D.L. 2002. Molecular phylogenetic analysis of two problematic freshwater mussel genera (Unio and Gonidea) and a re-evaluation of the classification of Nearctic Unionidae (Bivalvia: Palaeoheterodonta: Unionidae). Journal of Molluscan Studies 68: 65-71.
Hitchman, R. 1985. Place Names of Washington. Washington State Historical Society, Olympia, Washington. xiii + 340 pp.
Jansen, W., G. Bauer, and E. Zahner-Meike. 2001. Glochidial mortality in freshwater mussels, pp. 185-211, in G. Bauer and K. Wächtler (eds.), Ecology and evolution of the freshwater mussels Unionoida. Ecological Studies 145. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. xxii + 394 pp.
Johnson, R. I.1974. Lea’s unionid types: or recent and fossil taxa of Unionacea and Mutelacea introduced by Isaac Lea, including the location of all the extant types. Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Molluscs, Special Occasional Publication 2, 159 pp.
Lea, I. 1838. Description of new freshwater and land shells. American Philosophical Society, Transactions 6: 1-111.
Lydeard, C., M. Mulvey, and G.M. Davis. 1996. Molecular systematics and evolution of reproductive traits of North American freshwater unionacean mussels (Mollusca: Bivalvia) as inferred from 16S rRNA gene sequences. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, series B, 351: 1593-1603.
Lyman, R.L. 1980. Freshwater bivalve molluscs and southern plateau prehistory: a discussion and description of three genera. Northwest Science, 54(2): 121-136.
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__________. 1981. Freshwater molluscs of California: a distributional checklist. California Fish and Game 67(3): 140-163.
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Turgeon, D.D., J.F. Quinn, jr., A.E. Bogan, E.V. Coan, F.G. Hochberg, W.G. Lyons, P.M. Mikkelsen, R.J. Neves, C.F.E. Roper, G. Rosenberg, B. Roth, A. Scheltema, F.G. Thompson, M. Vecchione, and J.D. Williams. 1998. Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada. Molluscs 2nd edition. American Fisheries Society, Special Publication 26, 526 pp.
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Whiteaves, J.F. 1906. Notes on some land and freshwater shells from British Columbia. Ottawa Naturalist 20: 115-119.
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Williams, J. D., M. L. Warren, jr., K.S. Cummings, J.L. Harris, and R.J. Neves. 1993. Conservation status of freshwater mussels of the United States and Canada. Fisheries 18(9): 6-22.
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