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Wed 06 Nov 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 | Pleurobemini

genus Fusconaia Simpson, 1900: valid species

Fusconaia burkei (Walker in Ortmann & Walker, 1922)
2 synonyms | 2 specimens
Range: Choctawhatchee Basin, Alabama and Florida. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 5.8S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Near Threatened.
Nature Serve: G2G3 LT: Listed threatened.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia cerina (Conrad, 1838)
6 synonyms | 7 specimens
Range: Mobile Basin west to Louisiana, Gulf Coastal Plain, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 28S, 5.8S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
Nature Serve: G5.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia chunii (Lea, 1862)
3 synonyms | 2 specimens
Range: Western Gulf Coastal Plain, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 5.8S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Endangered (Fusconaia lananensis), Lower Risk/near threatened (Fusconaia askewi).
Nature Serve: G2G3 (Fusconaia askewi), G1Q (Fusconaia lananensis).
Other web sites: ITIS 2 MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia cor (Conrad, 1834)
8 synonyms | 5 specimens
Range: Tennessee River, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1 LE, XN: Listed endangered, nonessential experimental population.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia cuneolus (Lea, 1840)
6 synonyms | 4 specimens
Range: Tennessee River, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1 LE, XN: Listed endangered, nonessential experimental population.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia escambia Clench & Turner, 1956
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Escambia and Yellow rivers, eastern Gulf Coastal Plain, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 5.8S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Endangered.
Nature Serve: G2 LT: Listed threatened.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820)
20 synonyms | 9 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Interior, Great Lakes and Nelson River basins, as well as the western Gulf Coastal Plain, North America. Introduced to the Atlantic Slope via the Erie Canal. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 16S M-type, 18S, 28S, 5.8S, COI, COI M-type, COII, COII M-type, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: G5.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia masoni (Conrad, 1834)
10 synonyms | 6 specimens
Range: Ogeechee River north to the James, southern Atlantic Slope, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 5.8S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered (Lexingtonia subplana), Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1Q (Lexingtonia subplana), G2.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia mitchelli (Simpson, 1895)
4 synonyms | 32 specimens
Range: Rio Grande, Guadalupe, Brazos, and Colorado basis, western Gulf Coastal Plain, USA and Mexico. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 5.8S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia ozarkensis (Call, 1887)
6 synonyms | 5 specimens
Range: Ozark Plateau, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: COI, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: G3G4.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia subrotunda (Lea, 1831)
23 synonyms | 8 specimens
Range: Ohio, Cumberland and Tennessee basins, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Vulnerable.
Nature Serve: G3T3 (Fusconaia subrotunda subrotunda), G3.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Fusconaia amarillensis (Stanton, 1916) (Cretaceous)
1 synonym
Range: Cretaceous, North America.

Fusconaia brachyopistha (White, 1876) (Cretaceous)
2 synonyms
Range: Cretaceous, North America.

Fusconaia danai (Meek & Hayden, 1857) (Cretaceous Tertiary)
3 synonyms
Range: Cretaceous Paleocene, North America.

Fusconaia dawsoni (Russell, 1931) (Cretaceous)
1 synonym
Range: Cretaceous, North America.

Fusconaia tuchiasanus (Russell, 1932) (Tertiary)
1 synonym
Range: Paleocene, North America.

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