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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae

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Cristaria Schumacher, 1817: species
  View generic synonymy: 23 synonyms

*Cristaria beirensis Liu & Zhang, 1982
2 synonyms
Distribution: Inner Mongolia, China.
*Cristaria plicata (Leach, 1814)
25 synonyms | 205 specimens
Distribution: Indochina and China north to the Amur Basin, eastern Russia and Mongolia, also Japan and the Kurile islands.
Red List Status: data deficient. GenBank: nucleotides available.
*Cristaria radiata Simpson, 1900
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Distribution: Described from Anhui Province, China.
*Cristaria truncata Dang et al., 1980
1 species-level nomen
Distribution: Northern Vietnam.
Red List Status: endangered.
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