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Thu 07 Mar 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 | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Lampsilini

genus Venustaconcha Frierson, 1927: valid species

Venustaconcha constricta (Conrad, 1838)
2 synonyms | 5 specimens
Range: Virginia south to North Carolina, southern Atlantic Slope. [Nearctic]
Genbank sequences: COI, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern (Villosa constricta).
Nature Serve: G3 (Villosa constricta).
Other web sites: ITIS WoRMs.

Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (Conrad, 1836)
4 synonyms | 3 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Interior and Great Lakes basins, North America. [Nearctic]
Genbank sequences: 16S, COI, COI M-type, COII, COII M-type, Cytb, ND1, mtGenome, mtGenome M-type.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: G4.
Other web sites: ITIS WoRMs.

Venustaconcha pleasii (Marsh, 1891)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Ozark Plateau, USA. [Nearctic]
Genbank sequences: COI, ND1.
Nature Serve: G3G4.
Other web site: ITIS.

Venustaconcha trabalis (Conrad, 1834)
6 synonyms | 2 specimens
Range: Historically in both the Tennessee and Cumberland rivers, Cumberland Plateau, USA. [Nearctic]
Genbank sequences: COI, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered (Villosa trabalis), Critically Endangered (Villosa perpurpurea).
Nature Serve: G1 LE, XN: Listed endangered, nonessential experimental population (Villosa trabalis), G1 LE: Listed endangered (Villosa perpurpurea).
Other web sites: ITIS 2 WoRMs.

Venustaconcha troostensis (Lea, 1834)
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Cumberland Plateau, USA. [Nearctic]
Other web site: WoRMs.

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