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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

Xue, T., M. Chen, G. Wang, Z. Han & J. Li. 2015. The complete F-type mitochondrial genome of Chinese freshwater mussel Anodonta euscaphys. Mitochondrial DNA early online: 1-2.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Lampsilis ornate Xue et al., 2015.
Xue et al., 2015, mtDNA: [2].
Chong et al., 2016, Ecol. & Evol.: Table S2.
Wu et al., 2016, mtDNA: [2].
Zhou et al., 2017, Conserv. Genet. Resour.: 235.
(error for Unio ornatus Conrad, 1835)
= Lampsilis ornata
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodonta arcaeformis. — Xue et al. (2015).
Anodonta euscaphys. — Xue et al. (2015: 1).
Anodonta lucida. — Xue et al. (2015).
Anodonta woodiana. — Xue et al. (2015).
Arconaia lanceolata. — Xue et al. (2015).
Cristaria plicata. — Xue et al. (2015).
Hyriopsis cumingii. — Xue et al. (2015).
Lamprotula gottschei. — Xue et al. (2015).
Lamprotula leai. — Xue et al. (2015).
Lamprotula tortuosa. — Xue et al. (2015).
Lampsilis ornate [sic]. — Xue et al. (2015).
Lanceolaria grayana. — Xue et al. (2015).
Lasmigona compressa. — Xue et al. (2015).
Quadrula quadrula. — Xue et al. (2015).
Unio douglasiae. — Xue et al. (2015).
Unio pictorum. — Xue et al. (2015).
Venustaconcha ellipsiformis. — Xue et al. (2015).
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