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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

Zieritz, A., A.F. Sartori & M.W. Klunzinger. 2013. Research Note: Morphological evidence shows that not all Velesunioninae have smooth umbos. Journal of Molluscan Studies 79: 277-282.
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Taxonomic Opinions
Actinonaias pectorosa (Conrad, 1834). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
Alathyria pertexta Iredale, 1934. — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
Aspatharia rugifera (Dunker, 1858). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 279).
Chambardia nyassaensis (Lea, 1864). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 279).
Delphinonaias delphinulus (Morelet, 1849). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
Lortiella froggatti Iredale, 1934. — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
Lortiella rugatus. — Zieritz et al. (2013: 278).
Mutela rostrata (Rang, 1835). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
Pleiodon ovata (Swainson, 1823). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
Pleiodon spekii (Woodward, 1859). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
Pleurobema sintoxia (Rafinesque, 1820). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 279).
Pseudanodonta complanata (Rossmässler, 1835). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 279).
Pseudospatha tanganyicensis (Smith, 1880). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 279).
Velesunio ambiguus. — Zieritz et al. (2013: 278).
Velesunio angasi. — Zieritz et al. (2013: 278).
Velesunio wilsonii (Lea, 1859). — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
Westralunio carteri Iredale, 1934. — Zieritz et al. (2013: 277).
 
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