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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

Santos-Neto, G. da Cruz, C.R. Beasley, H. Schneider, D.M. PimpĆ£o, W.R. Hoeh et al. 2016. Genetic relationships among freshwater mussel species from fifteen Amazonian rivers and inferences on the evolution of the Hyriidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionida). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 100: 148-159.
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Species Described

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Taxonomic Opinions
Alathyria jacksoni. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Callonaia duprei. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 149).
Castalia ambigua. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 149).
Castalia quadrata. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 149).
Castalia stevensi. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 149).
Cucumerunio novaehollandiae. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Diplodon deceptus. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Diplodon demeraraensis. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Diplodon suavidicus. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 149).
Hyridella australis. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Hyridella drapeta. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Hyridella (Echyridella) depressa. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Hyridella (Echyridella) menziesii. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Microdontia anodontaeformis. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Paxyodon syrmatophorus. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 149).
Prisodon obliquus. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 149).
Triplodon corrugatus. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 149).
Velesunio ambiguus. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Velesunio angasi. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
Westralunio carteri. — Santos-Neto et al. (2016: 151).
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