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9 August
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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Margaritiferidae: genera

*Cumberlandia Ortmann, 1912
1 genus-level nomen | 1 species
Distribution: Nearctic.
Discunio Starobogatov, 1970 [fossil species only] 0 generic synonyms
*Gibbosula Simpson, 1900
5 generic synonyms | 6 species
Distribution: Indotropical.
Hungaramblema Starobogatov, 1970 [fossil species only] 0 generic synonyms
*Margaritifera Schumacher, 1816
22 generic synonyms | 26 species
Distribution: Nearctic Palearctic.
Martinsoniconcha Starobogatov, 1970 [fossil species only]
1 genus-level nomen | 1 species
Mengyinaia Chen, 1984 [fossil species only]
1 genus-level nomen | 1 species
Paraheudeana Starobogatov, 1970 [fossil species only] 0 generic synonyms
Plicatibaphia Starobogatov, 1970 [fossil species only] 0 generic synonyms
Proarcidopsis Starobogatov, 1970 [fossil species only]
1 genus-level nomen | 1 species
*Pseudunio Haas, 1910
3 generic synonyms | 3 species
Distribution: Palearctic.
Shifangella Liu, 1981 [fossil species only] 0 generic synonyms
 
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