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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 | Mycetopodidae

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Lamproscapha Swainson, 1840: species
  View generic synonymy: 2 synonyms

*Lamproscapha ensiformis (Spix & Wagner, 1827)
3 synonyms | 113 specimens
Distribution: Widespread in tropical South America, including the ParanĂ¡ and Amazon systems.
Red List Status: least concern. GenBank: nucleotides available.
*Lamproscapha falsa (Simpson, 1900)
1 species-level nomen
Distribution: Orinoco and Essiquibo basins, Venezuela.
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