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A duskystripe shiner (Luxilus pilsbryi) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A duskystripe shiner (Luxilus pilsbryi) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A group of maze pinecone snails (Strobilops labyrinthicus) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A group of maze pinecone snails (Strobilops labyrinthicus) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A bladetooth snail (Patera perigrapta) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A couple of bladetooth snails (Patera perigrapta) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A white-lip globe snail (Mesodon thyroidus) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A white-lip globe snail (Mesodon thyroidus) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A pair of Ozark threetooth snails (Triodopsis neglecta) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A group of Ozark threetooth snails (Triodopsis neglecta) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A southern mapleleaf mussel (Quadrula apiculata) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A southern mapleleaf mussel (Quadrula apiculata) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A group of pyramid elimia (Elimia potosiensis) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A group of pyramid elimia (Elimia potosiensis) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A group of salamander mussel (Simpsonaias ambigua) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

This is the only mussel known to use the salamander as a host for its larval stage.

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A group of salamander mussel (Simpsonaias ambigua) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

This is the only mussel known to use the salamander as a host for its larval stage.

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A Chinese mystery snail (Cipangopaludina chinensis) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A Chinese mystery snail (Cipangopaludina chinensis) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A federally endangered neosho mucket (Lampsilis rafinesqueana) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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A federally endangered neosho mucket (Lampsilis rafinesqueana) at the Missouri State University Mussel Lab.

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