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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.

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genus Pletholophus Simpson, 1900: nominal genera
     2 valid species

Pletholophus Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 585.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 229.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Cristaria Schumacher, 1817)
Type species: Symphynota discoidea Lea, 1834 (original designation) = Pletholophus tenuis

Pletolophus Starobogatov, 1970
‘Simpson’ Starobogatov, 1970, Fauna Moll. Continent.: 67.
‘Simpson’ Prozorova et al., 2005, Byull. Dal'nev. Malak.Obshch. 9: 55.
(error for Pletholophus Simpson, 1900)

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