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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

Takeuchi, M., A. Okada & W. Kakino. 2015. Phylogenetic relationships of two freshwater pearl mussels, Margaritifera laevis (Haas, 1910) and Margaritifera togakushiensis Kondo & Kobayashi, 2005 (Bivalvia: Margaritiferidae), in the Japanese archipelago. Molluscan Research 35(4): 218-226.
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Species Described

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Taxonomic Opinions
Cumberlandia monodonta. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
Dahurinaia dahurica. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
Lampsilis cardium. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
Margaritifera auricularia. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
Margaritifera falcata. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
Margaritifera laevis. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
Margaritifera margaritifera. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
Margaritifera marocana. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
Margaritifera marrianae. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
Margaritifera togakushiensis. — Takeuchi et al. (2015).
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