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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

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This page documents data for Aunins et al. (2018), such as genera and species attributed to that publication (including known misspellings, misidentifications, and other unavailable names) as well as taxonomic opinions, if available. Taxonomic opinions refer to uses of genera and species as valid and invalid in that work.

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Publication information

Aunins, A.W., C.L. Morrison, H.S. Galbraith, M.S. Eackles, W.B. Schill & T.L. King. 2018. The complete mitochondrial genome sequences of two imperiled North American freshwater mussels: Alasmidonta heterodon and Alasmidonta varicosa. Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources 3(2): 1124-1126.

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Attributed Species Names

Lamprotula gottschei He et al., 2014
‘Martens’ of Authors.
He et al., 2014, mtDNA 27(1): 246.
Xue et al., 2015, mtDNA 27(4): 2699.
Zhou et al., 2016, mtDNA 27(6): 4616.
Fonseca et al., 2016, mtDNA B 1(1): 955.
Lopes-Lima et al., 2017, J. Moll. Studies 83: 250.
Araujo et al., 2017, Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 179(2): 280.
Soroka & Burzynski, 2017, mtDNA B 2(2): 863.
Aunins et al., 2018, mtDNA B 3(2): 1125.
Cha et al., 2018, mtDNA B 3(2): 946.
Fukata & Iigo, 2019, mtDNA B 4(2): 3489.
Fukata & Iigo, 2020, mtDNA B 5(2): 1216.
(misidentified reference to Unio gottschei Martens, 1894)

Taxonomic Opinions

Aculamprotula tientsinensis

Acuticosta chinensis

Alasmidonta heterodon

Alasmidonta varicosa

Anodonta anatina

Anodonta arcaeformis

Anodonta cygnea

Anodonta euscaphys

Anodonta lucida

Arconaia lanceolata

Cristaria plicata

Cumberlandia monodonta

Cuneopsis heudei

Cuneopsis pisciculus

Dahurinaia dahurica

Hyriopsis cumingii

Hyriopsis schlegelii

Lamprotula caveata

Lamprotula coreana

Lamprotula gottschei

Lamprotula scripta

Lamprotula tortuosa

Lampsilis ornata

Lanceolaria grayana

Lepidodesma languilati

Margaritifera falcata

Potomida littoralis

Ptychorhynchus pfisteri

Pyganodon grandis

Quadrula quadrula

Sinanodonta woodiana

Solenaia carinata

Solenaia oleivora

Toxolasma parvus

Unio crassus

Unio delphinus

Unio douglasiae

Unio pictorum

Unio tumidus

Utterbackia imbecillis

Utterbackia peninsularis

Venustaconcha ellipsiformis

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