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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 | Mytiloida | Mytilidae

genus Mytella Soot-Ryen, 1955: valid species

Mytella charruana (d’Orbigny, 1846) (brackish)
7 synonyms
Range: Brackish, Central and South America. Introduced to Florida, USA. [Central America, North America, South America]

Mytella guyanensis (Lamarck, 1819) (brackish)
9 synonyms
Range: Brackish, Pacific from Peru to perhaps as far north as Baja California. [Central America, North America, South America]

Mytella maracaibensis Beauperthuy, 1967 (brackish)
1 synonym
Range: Lake Maracaibo, Venezuela. [South America]

Mytella speciosa (Reeve, 1857) (brackish)
2 synonyms
Range: Brackish, Pacific from Peru north to Baja California. [Central America, North America, South America]

Mytella tumbezensis (Pilsbry & Olsson, 1935) (brackish)
2 synonyms
Range: Brackish, Pacific from Peru north to Baja California. [Central America, North America, South America]

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