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Wed 11 Sep 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 valid genus, the valid species are listed, Recent taxa first. Click here for the generic synonymy.

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Bivalvia | Veneroida | Dreissenidae

genus Mytilopsis Conrad, 1857: valid species

Mytilopsis adamsi Morrison, 1946 (brackish)
4 synonyms
Range: Brackish, Pacific Central America. Introduced in southeastern Asia. [Central America, East Asia]
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Mytilopsis africana (Van Beneden, 1835) (brackish)
9 synonyms
Range: Brackish, tropical eastern Atlantic, from Senegal to the Congo. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern (Mytilopsis africanus).
Other web site: MolluscaBase 2 3.

Mytilopsis leucophaeata (Conrad, 1831)
6 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Brackish and freshwater, from the Gulf of Mexico north to Chesapeake Bay. Introduced in Europe. [North America, North Eurasia]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 18S, 28S, COI, Cytb, H3.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Mytilopsis sallei (Récluz, 1849)
7 synonyms | 4 specimens
Range: From the Caribbean south to Venezuela and Guyana. [Central America, North America, South America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 18S, 28S, 5.8S, COI, ITS1.
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Mytilopsis trautwineana (Tryon, 1866)
2 synonyms
Range: Native to western Colombia and Ecuador. Introduced to the Caribbean. [Central America, South America]
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Mytilopsis modiolopsis (Andrusov, 1897) (Tertiary)
1 synonym
Range: Miocene, Ukraine. [North Eurasia]

Mytilopsis spathulata (Partsch, 1835) (Tertiary)
1 synonym
Range: Miocene, Europe. [North Eurasia]
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Mytilopsis triangularis (Partsch, 1835) (Tertiary)
1 synonym
Range: Miocene, Europe. [North Eurasia]
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

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