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COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report on the Eastern Pondmussel (Ligumia Nasuta) in Canada

COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report
on the
Eastern Pondmussel
Ligumia Nasuta
in Canada

Eastern Pondmussel (Ligumia nasuta)

Endangered 2007

COSEWIC
Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada



COSEPAC
Comité sur la situation des espèces en péril au Canada

COSEWIC status reports are working documents used in assigning the status of wildlife species suspected of being at risk. This report may be cited as follows:

COSEWIC 2007. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Eastern Pondmussel Ligumia nasuta in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vii + 34 pp.

Production note

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Janice L. Metcalfe-Smith and Daryl J. McGoldrick for writing the status report on the Eastern Pondmussel Ligumia nasuta in Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Gerry Mackie (past Co-chair) and by Robert Forsyth, Co-chair, COSEWIC Molluscs Species Specialist Subcommittee.

For additional copies contact:

COSEWIC Secretariat
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0H3

Tel.: 819-953-3215
Fax: 819-994-3684
COSEWIC E-mail
COSEWIC Website

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur la ligumie pointue (Ligumia nasuta) au Canada.

Cover illustration

Eastern Pondmussel – Line drawing reproduced with permission from Burch (1975).

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2007
Catalogue Nº. CW69-14/528-2007E-PDF
ISBN 978-0-662-46023-7

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