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Noun1.Anodonta - thin-shelled freshwater musselsAnodonta - thin-shelled freshwater mussels  
mollusk genus - a genus of mollusks
family Unionidae, Unionidae - freshwater mussels found worldwide
thin-shelled mussel - mussel with thin fragile shells having only rudimentary hinge teeth
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Genetic diversity and divergence among freshwater mussel (Anodonta) populations in the Bonneville Basin of Utah.
Anodonta pseudodopsis, Unio tigridis, Fatty acid, Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), Amino acid.
Adults of freshwater mussels (Anodonta cygnea) suffered altered filtration behavior after exposure to deltamethrin (Kontreczky et al., 1997).
In an ongoing study, 3 different freshwater taxa (Yellow Perch, Perca flavescens, n = 4; Walleye, Sander vitreus, n = 4; and Unionid mussels--genus: Anodonta, n = 8) were evaluated to assess the prevalence of microplastics accumulation in digestive tracts or surrounding tissue.
The fabric shows region-based differences in the choice of temper, comprising crushed shells (Unio tumidus and Anodonta cygnea in Estonian specimens; Kriiska 1996d, 374) or chopped plants, less frequently rock debris (Vankina et al.
1D), Anodonta arcaeformis flavotincta (8.0 %, 37.2-59.4 mm, n = 15), and Lanceolaria grayana (2.7 %, 40.2-73.9 mm, n = 5).
In some areas, pearls were also produced from Anodonta, the common pond mussel belonging to the Unionidae family.
Heavy metal concentrations in the soft tissues of swan mussel (Anodonta cygnea) and surficial sediments from Anzali Wetland, Iran.
intermedia from Anodonta anatina is capable of piercing the gills of host mussels with their pedipalps, allowing them to feed on hemolymph and mucus.