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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 Ctenodesma Simpson, 1900: generic synonyms

Ctenodesma Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 852.
(renamed Cristadens Simpson, 1914)
Type species: Unio borneensis Issel, 1874 (orig. desig.) = Ctenodesma borneensis

Christadens Simpson, 1914
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1154.
‘Simpson’ Thiele, 1934, Handb. Syst. Weichtierk. 3: 821 [1252].
(incorrect original spelling of Cristadens Simpson, 1914)

Cristadens Simpson, 1914
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1154.
(new name for Ctenodesma Simpson, 1900; correct name for Christadens Simpson, 1914)

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