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2018

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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

Whelan, N.V., A.J. Geneva & D.L. Graf. 2011. Molecular phylogenetic analysis of tropical freshwater mussels (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionoida) resolves the position of Coelatura and supports a monophyletic Unionidae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 61: 504-514.
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Taxonomic Opinions
Amblema plicata (Say, 1817). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Anodontites elongata (Swainson, 1823). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Aspatharia pfeifferiana (Bernardi, 1860). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819. — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Chambardia wahlbergi (Krauss, 1848). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Coelatura aegyptiaca (Cailliaud, 1827). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Coelatura gabonensis (K├╝ster, 1862). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Contradens contradens (Lea, 1838). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Gonidea angulata (Lea, 1838). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Hyridella australis (Lamarck, 1819). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Lamellidens corrianus (Lea, 1834). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Lamellidens generosus (Gould, 1847). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Lampsilis cardium Rafinesque, 1820. — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Lasmigona compressa (Lea, 1829). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Margaritifera monodonta (Say, 1829). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Mutela rostrata (Rang, 1835). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Mycetopoda siliquosa (Spix & Wagner, 1827). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Nitia teretiuscula (Philippi, 1847). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Oxynaia pugio (Benson, 1862). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Parreysia mandelayensis (Theobald, 1873). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Parreysia tavoyensis (Gould, 1843). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Pleurobema sintoxia (Rafinesque, 1820). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Potomida littoralis (Cuvier, 1798). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Prisodontopsis aviculaeformis Woodward, 1991. — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Pronodularia japanensis (Lea, 1859). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Pseudodon vondembuschianus (Lea, 1840). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque, 1820). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Radiatula bonneaudi (Eydoux, 1838). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Triplodon corrugatus (Lamarck, 1819). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Truncilla truncata Rafinesque, 1820. — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Unio caffer Krauss, 1848. — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847). — Whelan et al. (2011: 506).
 
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