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2018

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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
(and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the search fields. Either way, you win!

Taxa known only as fossils are highlighted in gray. Those without representatives in fresh waters are highlighted in gold.

 

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Hyriidae: genera

*Alathyria Iredale, 1934
2 generic synonyms | 7 species
Distribution: Australasian.
Antediplodon Marshall, 1929 [fossil species only]
2 generic synonyms | 19 species
*Callonaia Simpson, 1900
1 genus-level nomen | 1 species
Distribution: Neotropical.
*Castalia Lamarck, 1819
6 generic synonyms | 13 species
Distribution: Neotropical.
*Castaliella Simpson, 1900
1 genus-level nomen | 3 species
Distribution: Neotropical.
*Cucumerunio Iredale, 1934
3 generic synonyms | 1 species
Distribution: Australasian.
*Diplodon Spix & Wagner, 1827
12 generic synonyms | 47 species
Distribution: Neotropical.
*Echyridella McMichael & Hiscock, 1958
1 genus-level nomen | 3 species
Distribution: Australasian.
*Hyridella Swainson, 1840
9 generic synonyms | 10 species
Distribution: Australasian.
*Lortiella Iredale, 1934
1 genus-level nomen | 3 species
Distribution: Australasian.
Megalovirgus Hocknull, 2000 [fossil species only]
1 genus-level nomen | 3 species
Mesohyridella McMichael, 1957 [fossil species only]
1 genus-level nomen | 1 species
*Microdontia Tapparone Canefri, 1883
1 genus-level nomen | 1 species
Distribution: Australasian.
Paleohyridella Hocknull, 2000 [fossil species only]
2 generic synonyms | 1 species
*Prisodon Schumacher, 1817
11 generic synonyms | 2 species
Distribution: Neotropical.
Prohyria McMichael, 1957 [fossil species only]
1 genus-level nomen | 3 species
*Triplodon Spix & Wagner, 1827
5 generic synonyms | 3 species
Distribution: Neotropical.
*Velesunio Iredale, 1934
3 generic synonyms | 5 species
Distribution: Australasian.
*Virgus Simpson, 1900
1 genus-level nomen | 1 species
Distribution: Australasian.
*Westralunio Iredale, 1934
1 genus-level nomen | 3 species
Distribution: Australasian.
 
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