Freshwater Pea Clams Pisidium C. Pfeiffer (Mollusca, Bivalvia) From The Alpine Areas of Bulgaria

Dilian G. Georgiev1*, Milcho T. Todorov2
 
1 - University of Plovdiv, Faculty of Biology, Department of Ecology and Environmental Conservation, 24 Tzar Assen Str., BG-4000 Plovdiv, BULGARIA
2 - Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences 2 Gagarin Str., 1113 Sofia, BULGARIA
* Corresponding author: diliangeorgiev@abv.bg
 
Abstract. Distributional data for 3 Pisidium species was provided from 19 alpine lakes and 1 dam in Rila and Pirin Mts. (Bulgaria). Most widely distributed was P. casertanum. The species P. globulare and P. obtusale are new records to the area.
 
Key words: Rila Mts., Pirin Mts., lakes, Bivalvia, distribution.
 

Ecologia Balkanica, 2016, vol. 8, Issue 2, pp. 95-96
Article № eb.16203, ICID: 1227504, [Full text - PDF]pdf

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