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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 Plethobasus Simpson, 1900: generic synonyms

Plethobasus Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 764.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 805.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Pleurobema Rafinesque, 1819)
Type species: Unio aesopus Green, 1827 (original designation) = Plethobasus cyphyus

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