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Wed 15 May 2019

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 custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

For each taxon, information is provided regarding habitat, horizon (Recent unless otherwise listed), and diversity. We are actively working on the Recent freshwater mussels, and those are the taxa for which the data are most complete. For other Recent freshwater bivalves, the information largely follows Graf (2013). For other taxa (e.g., marine, fossil), any content is largely incidental.

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Etherioidea | Mycetopodidae

subfamily Monocondylaeinae

genus Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835: 8 Recent species.
12 generic synonyms | 8 valid species
Distribition: South America.

genus Diplodontites Marshall, 1922: 3 Recent species.
1 generic synonym | 3 valid species
Distribition: South America.

genus Tamsiella Haas, 1931: 3 Recent species.
1 generic synonym | 3 valid species
Distribition: South America.

genus Iheringella Pilsbry, 1893: 2 Recent species.
4 generic synonyms | 2 valid species
Distribition: South America.

genus Fossula Lea, 1870: 1 Recent species.
2 generic synonyms | 1 valid species
Distribition: South America.

genus Haasica Strand, 1932: 1 Recent species.
2 generic synonyms | 1 valid species
Distribition: South America.

Page updated: 16:04:24 Wed 15 May 2019

 
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