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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

Hewitt, T.L., J.L. Bergner, D.A. Woolnough & D.T. Zanatta. 2018. Phylogeography of the freshwater mussel species Lasmigona costata: testing post-glacial colonization hypotheses. Hydrobiologia 810(1): 191-206.
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Species Described

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Taxonomic Opinions
Arcidens wheeleri. — Hewitt et al. (2018).
Fusconaia flava. — Hewitt et al. (2018).
Lasmigona complanata. — Hewitt et al. (2018).
Lasmigona costata. — Hewitt et al. (2018).
Lasmigona subviridis. — Hewitt et al. (2018).
Margaritifera margaritifera. — Hewitt et al. (2018).
Pleurobema rubellum. — Hewitt et al. (2018).
Pyganodon grandis. — Hewitt et al. (2018).
Strophitus undulatus. — Hewitt et al. (2018).
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