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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.




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Publication Information

Nagel, K.-O., G. Badino & G. Celebrano. 1998. Systematics of European naiades (Bivalvia: Margaritiferidae and Unionidae): a review and some new aspects. Malacological Review - Bivalvia I (7) (Supplement): 83-104.

Species Described

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Taxonomic Opinions
Anodonta anatina (Linnaeus, 1758). — Nagel et al. (1998: 102).
Anodonta cygnea (Linnaeus, 1758). — Nagel et al. (1998: 102).
Anodonta woodiana (Lea, 1834). — Nagel et al. (1998: 102).
Margaritifera auricularia (Spengler, 1793). — Nagel et al. (1998: 100).
Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758). — Nagel et al. (1998: 100).
Microcondylaea bonellii A. FĂ©russac, 1827. — Nagel et al. (1998: 102).
Potomida littoralis (Cuvier, 1798). — Nagel et al. (1998: 102).
Pseudanodonta complanata (Rossmässler, 1835). — Nagel et al. (1998: 102).
Unio crassus Philippson, 1788. — Nagel et al. (1998: 100).
Unio mancus Lamarck, 1819. — Nagel et al. (1998: 100).
Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758). — Nagel et al. (1998: 100).
Unio tumidus Philippson, 1788. — Nagel et al. (1998: 100).
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