Brother spike

Brother spike

Brother spike

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Elliptio fraterna

The brother spike (Elliptio fraterna ) is a species of freshwater mussel the family Unionidae, the river mussels. This species is endemic to the Savannah River, United States. It listed as "endangered "in 1996 and was changed due to insufficient information and it has a world listing of "critically imperilled/imperilled".

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References

1. Brother spike Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brother_spike
2. Brother spike on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/7645/12839104

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