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An Alabama creekmussel (Pseudodontoideus connasaugaensis) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

This species is listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List.

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An endangered finelined pocketbook (Hamiota altilis) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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An endangered finelined pocketbook (Hamiota altilis) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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A pair of critically endangered southern combshells (Epioblasma penita) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

The female is smaller, on the right.

This animal is only found in 15 miles of the Butthatche River in Alabama and Mississippi.

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A pair of critically endangered southern combshells (Epioblasma penita) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

The female is smaller, on the right.

This animal is only found in 15 miles of the Butthatche River in Alabama and Mississippi.

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A group of federally endangered rayed kidneyshells (Ptychobranchus foremanianus) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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A group of federally endangered rayed kidneyshells (Ptychobranchus foremanianus) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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A group of critically endangered Cumberland beans (Venustaconcha trabalis) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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A group of critically endangered Cumberland beans (Venustaconcha trabalis) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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A Cumberland mocassinshell (Medionidus conradicus) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

This species is listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List and is petitioned for listing as part of the Endangered Species Act.

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A group of juvenile, critically endangered, pale lilliput mussels (Toxolasma cylindrellus) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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A group of juvenile, critically endangered, pale lilliput mussels (Toxolasma cylindrellus) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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Two riffle elimia (Elimia clara) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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Two riffle elimia (Elimia clara) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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A compact elimia (Elimia showalteri) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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A compact elimia (Elimia showalteri) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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Two round rocksnail (Leptoxis ampla) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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Three Cahaba hornsnail (Pleurocera conradi) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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A Cahaba hornsnail (Pleurocera conradi) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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A round rocksnail (Leptoxis ampla) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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An ample elimia (Elimia ampla) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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An ample elimia (Elimia ampla) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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An ample elimia (Elimia ampla) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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A critically endangered oblong rocksnail (Leptoxis compacta) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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A coldwater elima (Elimia modesta) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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A spindle elima (Elimia capillaris) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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A coldwater elima (Elimia modesta) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.

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A spindle elima (Elimia capillaris) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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A teardrop Elimia (Elimia lachryma) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

This species was once considered extinct but was rediscovered in 2013.

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A pair of spotted rocksnails (Leptoxis picta) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A pair of spotted rocksnails (Leptoxis picta) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A critically endangered teardrop elimia (Elimia lachryma) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL.
As of 2000, the species was considered extinct by the IUCN. It was rediscovered in the wild in 2005, but is still considered critically imperiled

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An endangered interrupted rocksnail (Leptoxis foreman) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

This species was once considered to be extinct and was rediscovered in 1998.

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A ripple elimia (Elimia lecontiana) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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An endangered interrupted rocksnail (Leptoxis foreman) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

This species was once considered to be extinct and was rediscovered in 1998.

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A ripple elimia (Elimia lecontiana) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

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