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Thu 04 Jul 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 | Pterioida | Ambonychioidea

family Myalinidae

genus Abakaniella Betekhtina, 1966: fossil only.
1 generic synonym | 1 valid species

genus Anthraconaia Trueman & Weir, 1946: fossil only.
3 generic synonyms | 5 valid species

genus Brussiella Betekhtina, 1966: fossil only.
1 generic synonym | 1 valid species

genus Naiadites Dawson, 1860: fossil only.
1 generic synonym | 8 valid species

Page updated: 10:06:49 Thu 04 Jul 2019

 
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