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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 Sagittunio Watters, 2018: valid species

Sagittunio aldermani Watters, 2018
1 synonym
Range: Cooper-Santee River Basin, South Carolina, Atlantic Slope, USA. [North America]
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Sagittunio nasutus (Say, 1817)
7 synonyms | 2 specimens
Range: Widespread in the eastern Great Lakes and Atlantic Slope south to Virginia, North America. Introduced into the upper Ohio Basin. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 5.8S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Vulnerable (Ligumia nasuta).
Nature Serve: G4 (Ligumia nasuta).
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Sagittunio subrostratus (Say, 1831)
11 synonyms | 7 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Interior and Gulf Coastal basins, North America. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, COI, ND1.
Nature Serve: G5 (Ligumia subrostrata).
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Sagittunio vaughanianus (Lea, 1838)
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: South Carolina, southern Atlantic Slope. [North America]
Genbank sequences: COI, ND1.
Nature Serve: G2 (Villosa vaughaniana).
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

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