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Thu 04 Jul 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 | Unioninae | Anodontini | Alasmidontina

genus Alasmidonta Say, 1818: valid species

Alasmidonta arcula (Lea, 1838)
1 synonym | 2 specimens
Range: Altamaha Basin, southern Atlantic Slope, Georgia. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Endangered.
Nature Serve: G2.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta atropurpurea (Rafinesque, 1831)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Cumberland River, Cumberland Plateau, USA. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1G2 LE: Listed endangered.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta heterodon (Lea, 1829)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Widespread but discontinuous on the Atlantic Slope, from New Brunswick south to North Carolina. [North America]
Genbank sequences: COI, mtGenome.
IUCN Red List: Vulnerable.
Nature Serve: G1G2 LE: Listed endangered.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818
11 synonyms | 3 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Interior Basin, including the Great Lakes, North America. Introduced to the Atlantic Slope via the Erie Canal. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 28S, COI, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: G4.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta mccordi Athearn, 1964
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Coosa River, eastern Gulf Coastal Plain, Alabama. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta raveneliana (Lea, 1834)
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Tennessee River, Cumberland Plateau, USA. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1 LE: Listed endangered.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta robusta Clarke, 1981
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Catawba Basin, southern Atlantic Slope, North and South Carolina. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GHQ.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta triangulata (Lea, 1858)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Apalachicola Basin, eastern Gulf Coastal Plain, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 5.8S, COI, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta undulata (Say, 1817)
8 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: From Nova Scotia south to Georgia on the Atlantic Slope, North America. [North America]
Genbank sequences: COI, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: G4.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta varicosa (Lamarck, 1819)
4 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Widespread in Atlantic Slope basins, from Nova Scotia south to Georgia. [North America]
Genbank sequences: COI, ND1, mtGenome.
IUCN Red List: Vulnerable.
Nature Serve: G3.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta viridis (Rafinesque, 1820)
14 synonyms | 7 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Upper Mississippi, Ohio and Great Lakes basins, North America. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: G4G5.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Alasmidonta wrightiana (Walker, 1901)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Ochlockonee Basin, Florida, eastern Gulf Coastal Plain. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GH.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

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