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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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Popenaias Frierson, 1927: species
  View generic synonymy: 2 synonyms

*Popenaias metallica (Say, 1831)
7 synonyms | 54 specimens
Distribution: Mexico.
*Popenaias popeii (Lea, 1857)
3 synonyms | 127 specimens
Distribution: Western Gulf Coastal Plain of Texas and New Mexico, south to Mexico.
Go to: ITIS. Red List Status: critically endangered. GenBank: nucleotides available.
*Popenaias tehuantepecensis (Crosse & Fischer, 1893)
1 species-level nomen | 7 specimens
Distribution: Southern Mexico and Honduras.
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