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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.




NOTICE! This version of the MUSSELpdb online is no longer supported or up-to-date. It will be removed from this web site in the summer of 2019.

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Publication Information

Sousa, R., A. Novais, R. Costa & D.L. Strayer. 2014. Invasive bivalves in fresh waters: impacts from individuals to ecosystems and possible control strategies. Hydrobiologia 735(1): 233-251.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described

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Taxonomic Opinions
Alasmidonta marginata. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Batissa violacea. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Corbicula fluminea. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Dreissena bugensis. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Dreissena polymorpha. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Eupera cubensis. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Fusconaia flava. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Lampsilis cardium. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Lasmigona subviridis. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Leptodea fragilis. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Ligumia nasuta. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Ligumia recta. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Limnoperna fortunei. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Pisidium amnicum. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Pisidium henslowanum. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Pisidium moitessierianum. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Pisidium punctiferum. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Pisidium supinum. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Potamilus alatus. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Pyganodon grandis. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Sinanodonta woodiana. — Sousa et al. (2014).
Sphaerium corneum. — Sousa et al. (2014).
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