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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.



Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Pyganodon

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Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817): specimens
  View species synonymy: 19 synonyms, Red List Status: least concern

   Recent References
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — Williams et al. (2017).
   = Pyganodon cataracta. — Jones (2015).
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — Williams et al. (2014).
   = Pyganodon cataracta. — Inoue et al. (2014).
   ? Anodonta cataracta Say, 1817. — ITIS (2012).
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — ITIS (2012).
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — Stanton et al. (2012).
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — IUCN (2012).
   + Anodonta cataracta marginata. — ITIS (2012).
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — Doucet-Beaupré et al. (2012).

map of 6 localities

unknown, unknown. (Ferussac Collection; Lamarck Collection!)

Potomac R., near chain bridge, D.C.. (Smithsonian!)

Potomac R., near Mt. Vernon, Va..

Weldon, Roanoke R., N.C.. (Ebenezer Emmons!)

Stewarts Mill Dam, Union Co., N.C.. (Charles M. Wheatley Collection!)

Macon (Swift Creek), Georgia.

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