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  Mussels Bibliography  


Baker, F.C. 1898. The Mollusca of the Chicago Area, Part I: The Pelecypoda. Bulletin of the Chicago Academy of Science 3(1): 1-30 + 27 plates.

Baker, F.C. 1906, A catalogue of the Mollusca of Illinois. Bulletin of the Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History7(6): 53-136 + map.

Cummings, K.S. 1991. The aquatic Mollusca of Illinois. In our living heritage: the biological resources of Illinois, edited by L.M. Page and M.R. Jeffprds, pp. 429-439. Illinois Natural History Survey Bulletin 34(4): 357-477.

Cummings, K.S. 1995. Illinois' most endangered species. The Illinois Steward 4(1): 6-8.

Cummings, K.S., and C.A. Mayer. 1992. Field guide to freshwater mussels of the Midwest. Manual 5. Illinois Natural History Survey, Champaign. 194 pp.

Herkert, J.R. (editor). 1992. Endangered and threatened species of Illinois: status and distribution, Volume 2 - Animals. Illinois Endangered Species Protection Board, Springfield, IL. 142 pp.

Parmalee, P.W. 1967. The fresh-water mussels of Illinois. Popular Science Series Vol. 8. Illinois State Museum, Springfield. 108 pp.

Starrett, W.C. 1971. A survey of the mussels (Unionacea) of the Illinois River: a polluted stream. Illinois Natural History Survey Bulletin 30(5): 267-403.

Thiel, P.A., and A.W. Fritz. 1993. Mussel harvest and regulations in the Upper Mississippi River system. In Conservation and management of freshwater mussels, Proceedings of a UMRCC Symposium, 12-14 October 1992, St. Louis, Missouri, edited by K.S. Cummings, A.C. Buchanan, and L.M. Kock, pp. 11-18. Upper Mississippi River Conservation Committee, Rock Island, Illinois. 189 pp.

Warren, R.E. 1995. Illinois mussels: the silent storytellers. The Living Museum 57(2): 19-22.

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