MUSSELp
 
MUSSELpdb
 
 
Taxonomy
 
 
Geography
 
 
 

Page last updated
Sun 31 Oct 2021

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. The taxonomic history (since 1900) at the bottom of the page lists the genera to which all of the currently included species have been classified.

Search the database pages:

Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Margaritiferidae | Gibbosulinae

genus Gibbosula Simpson, 1900: nominal genera
     6 valid species

Gibbosula Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 804.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 941.
Type species: Mya crassa Wood, 1815 (original designation) = Gibbosula crassa

Margaritanopsis Haas, 1910
Haas, 1910, Conch. Cab. 9 (pt. 2, h. 42): pl. 12.
Haas, 1912, Conch. Cab. 9 (pt. 2, h. 46): 121.
Haas, 1913, Nachr. Bl. Dtsch. Malak. Ges. 45: 33.
Type species: Unio laosensis Lea, 1863 (monotypy) = Gibbosula laosensis

Odhnerella Modell, 1964
Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll. 93: 111.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Lamprotula Simpson, 1900)
Type species: Unio rochechouartii Heude, 1875 (orig. desig.) = Gibbosula rochechouartii

Margaritinopsis D.G. Smith, 2001
D.G. Smith, 2001, [in] Bauer & Wächtler, Ecol. Evol. Unionoida 145: 42.
(error for Margaritanopsis Haas, 1910)

Gipposula Prozorova et al., 2005
‘Simpson’ Prozorova et al., 2005, Byull. Dal'nev. Malak.Obshch. 9: 52.
(error for Gibbosula Simpson, 1900)

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

MargaritanaSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
Quadrula (Lamprotula)Simpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
GibbosulaSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914), Frierson (1928), Dang et al. (1980), ..., Wu et al. (2020), Chen et al. (2020), Liu et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021)
Unio (Quadrula)Dautzenberg & Fischer (1905), Dautzenberg & Fischer (1908)
MargaritanopsisHaas (1912), Prashad (1922), Haas (1924), Brandt (1974), D.G. Smith (2001), Kittivorachate & Yangyuen (2004)
de Gregorio (1914), Prashad (1922), Haas (1969), Liu et al. (1979), Bolotov et al. (2019)
Margaritifera (Margaritanopsis)Haas (1969), Haas (1969), Subba Rao (1989), Bolotov et al. (2016)
LamprotulaHaas (1969), Liu et al. (1979), Hu (2005), Prozorova et al. (2005), ..., Xiong et al. (2012), He & Zhuang (2013), Pfeiffer & Graf (2013), Zieritz et al. (2018)
MargaritiferaZiuganov et al. (1994), Graf & Cummings (2007), Araujo et al. (2009), Bogan (2010), ..., Bolotov et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2019), Sano et al. (2020)
Lamprotula (Odhnerella)Yu et al. (2001)
Lamprotula (Scriptolamprotula)Yu et al. (2001)
Gipposula [sic]Prozorova et al. (2005)
AculamprotulaHe & Zhuang (2013), Zieritz et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2019), Wu et al. (2020)

Page updated: 17:18:49 Sun 31 Oct 2021

 
NSF icon MUSSEL icon
"Making the world a better place, one mollusk at a time."