Data about Bivalvia

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percent species currently described
Additional detail
64
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent synonyms
Additional detail
55
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
described (accepted)
Additional detail
9,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (expert opinion)
Additional detail
5,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undescribed species present in museum collections
Additional detail
2,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected)
Additional detail
3,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent surveyed species not yet known to science
Additional detail
0.31
Appeltans et al, 2012  

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