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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

Baker, A.M., C. Bartlett, S.E. Bunn, K. Goudkamp, F. Sheldon & J.M. Hughes. 2003. Cryptic species and morphological plasticity in long-lived bivalves (Unionoida:Hyriidae) from inland Australia. Molecular Ecology 12: 2707-2717.
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Species Described

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Taxonomic Opinions
Castalia stevensi. — Baker et al. (2003: 2710).
Diplodon deceptus. — Baker et al. (2003: 2710).
Epioblasma triquetra. — Baker et al. (2003: 2710).
Hyridella australis. — Baker et al. (2003: 2710).
Hyridella depressa. — Baker et al. (2003: 2710).
Hyridella menziesi. — Baker et al. (2003: 2710).
Velesunio ambiguus. — Baker et al. (2003: 2710).
Velesunio angasi. — Baker et al. (2003: 2710).
Velesunio wilsonii. — Baker et al. (2003: 2710).
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