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

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



Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae

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Prisodontopsis Tomlin, 1928: species
  View generic synonymy: 5 synonyms

*Prisodontopsis aviculaeformis F.R. Woodward, 1991
2 synonyms | 51 specimens
Distribution: Endemic to Lake Mweru and the Luapula in the Upper Congo, Africa.
Red List Status: endangered. GenBank: nucleotides available.
*Prisodontopsis mweruensis (E.A. Smith, 1908)
5 synonyms | 98 specimens
Distribution: Endemic to the Lake Mweru Basin and the Lower Luapula in the Upper Congo of Africa.
Red List Status: vulnerable. GenBank: nucleotides available.
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