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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 Pyganodon Fischer & Crosse, 1894: valid species

Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817)
19 synonyms | 6 specimens
Range: Widespread in Atlantic Slope, from New Brunswick south to the Altamaha; and in the Apalachicola System, eastern Gulf Coastal Plain, North America. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 28S, COI, COII M-type, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: G5.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Pyganodon fragilis (Lamarck, 1819)
12 synonyms | 7 specimens
Range: Northern Atlantic Slope, Canada. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, COI, COI M-type, COII M-type, ITS1.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: G4G5Q.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Pyganodon gibbosa (Say, 1824)
1 synonym
Range: Altamaha Basin, southern Atlantic Slope, Georgia. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Near Threatened.
Nature Serve: G3Q.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829)
77 synonyms | 51 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Central North America, from Rio Grande to the Arctic. Invading east to the Atlantic Slope. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 16S M-type, 28S, 5.8S, COI, COI M-type, COII, COII M-type, ITS1, ND1, mtGenome, mtGenome M-type.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: G5T5Q (Pyganodon grandis grandis), G5.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase 2.

Pyganodon lacustris (Lea, 1857)
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Interior and Great Lakes basins in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan, USA; also Quebec, Canada. [North America]
Genbank sequences: COI, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: GU.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

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