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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 nominal generic synonyms are listed. Click here for the list of valid species.

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genus Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851: generic synonyms

Mulleria Férussac, 1824
Férussac, 1824, Mém. Soc. Hist. Nat. 1: 368.
Type species: Mulleria lobata Woodward, 1871 (subsequent designation) = Acostaea rivolii

Muelleria Menke, 1828
‘Férussac’ of Authors.
Menke, 1828, Syn. Method. Moll.: 58 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Menke, 1830, Syn. Method. Moll.: 98 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Herrmannsen, 1847, Ind. Gener. Malacol. 2: 61 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Philippi, 1853, Handb. Conch. Mal.: 533.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2: 511 [as ‘Mülleria’].
(error for Mulleria Férussac, 1824)

Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851
d’Orbigny, 1851, Rev. Mag. Zool. 3: 184 [as ‘Acostæa’].
Type species: Acostaea guaduasana d’Orbigny, 1851 (monotypy) = Acostaea rivolii

Acostea Gray, 1854
Gray, 1854, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 14: 26.
(error for Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851)

Eumulleria R. Anthony, 1907
R. Anthony, 1907, Ann. Soc. Roy. Zool. Malac. Belgique 41: 407.
Type species: Mulleria rivolii Deshayes, 1827 (original designation) = Acostaea rivolii

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