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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

Froufe, E., H.M. Gan, Y.P. Lee, J. Carneiro, S. Varandas et al. 2015. The male and female complete mitochondrial genome sequences of the endangered freshwater mussel Potomida littoralis (Cuvier, 1798) (Bivaliva: Unionidae). Mitochondrial DNA: 2 pp.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described

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Taxonomic Opinions
Anodonta anatina. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Hyriopsis cumingii. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Hyriopsis schlegelii. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Lamprotula leai. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Potomida littoralis (Cuvier, 1798). — Froufe et al. (2015).
Pronodularia japanensis. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Pyganodon grandis. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Quadrula quadrula. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Solenaia carinata. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Solenaia oleivorus. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Utterbackia peninsularis. — Froufe et al. (2015).
Venustaconcha ellipsiformis. — Froufe et al. (2015).
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