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Thu 07 Mar 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 | Hyrioidea | Hyriidae | Hyriinae | Rhipidodontini

genus Diplodon Spix & Wagner, 1827: valid species

Diplodon aethiops (Lea, 1860)
4 synonyms | 45 specimens
Range: Paraná System and coastal streams in southern Brazil and Uruguay. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon berthae Ortmann, 1921
1 synonym | 24 specimens
Range: Rio dos Sinos and Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon besckeanus (Dunker, 1848)
5 synonyms | 27 specimens
Range: Atlantic Coastal streams of Brazil, from Bahia to São Paulo. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon burroughianus (Lea, 1834)
4 synonyms | 76 specimens
Range: Lower reaches of the rivers of the Paraná System, including the Rio Uruguay, South America. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon caipira (Ihering, 1893)
1 synonym | 5 specimens
Range: Upper Paraná, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon charruanus (d’Orbigny, 1835)
16 synonyms | 292 specimens
Range: Paraná System and coastal streams in southern Brazil and Uruguay. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon chilensis (Gray, 1828)
43 synonyms | 296 specimens
Range: Southern Chile and Argentina, on both sides of the Andes. [Neotropical]
Genbank sequences: 28S, COI.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Other web sites: ITIS WoRMs.

Diplodon delodontus (Lamarck, 1819)
14 synonyms | 168 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Paraná System, and Atlantic Coastal streams in southern Brazil and Uruguay. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon dunkerianus (Lea, 1856)
1 synonym | 9 specimens
Range: Atlantic streams from Rio Grande do Sul to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Uruguay. [Neotropical]
IUCN Red List: Endangered.
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon ellipticus (Spix & Wagner, 1827)
6 synonyms | 70 specimens
Range: Atlantic Coastal streams of Brazil, including the upper São Francisco; and the upper Paraná Basin. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon expansus (Küster, 1856)
13 synonyms | 133 specimens
Range: Upper Paraná Basin and Atlantic Coastal Streams in southern Brazil and Uruguay. [Neotropical]
IUCN Red List: Vulnerable.
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon flucki Morrison, 1943
1 synonym
Range: Orinoco Basin, Venezuela. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon fluctiger (Lea, 1859)
1 synonym | 2 specimens
Range: Yuruari River, Guyana. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon fontainianus (d’Orbigny, 1835)
3 synonyms | 57 specimens
Range: Coastal Brazil, from Paraiba south to Espirito Santo, and the upper Paraná Basin. [Neotropical]
IUCN Red List: Endangered (Diplodon fontaineanus).
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon funebralis (Lea, 1860)
5 synonyms | 112 specimens
Range: Lower Paraná and Uruguay rivers, Brazil south to Argentina. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon granosus (Bruguière, 1792)
7 synonyms | 15 specimens
Range: Guyanas south to the Atlantic Coastal streams of Brazil and the upper Paraná Basin, South America. [Neotropical]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon gratus (Lea, 1860)
4 synonyms | 103 specimens
Range: Rio Uruguay and Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Genbank sequences: COI.
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon greeffeanus (Ihering, 1893)
4 synonyms | 7 specimens
Range: Upper Paraná, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon guaporensis Bonetto & Tassara, 1987
1 synonym | 7 specimens
Range: Rio Guapore in the upper Amazon Basin, Bolivia. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon guaranianus (d’Orbigny, 1835)
8 synonyms | 52 specimens
Range: Widespread, in the upper Amazon from Ecuador to Bolivia and the Paraná Basin, South America. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon hildae Ortmann, 1921
1 synonym | 11 specimens
Range: Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon hylaeus (d’Orbigny, 1835)
2 synonyms | 37 specimens
Range: Widespread, from the upper Amazon of Bolivia to the Paraná Basin, South America. [Neotropical]
IUCN Red List: Data Deficient (Rhipidodonta hylaea).
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon iheringi Simpson, 1914
1 synonym | 30 specimens
Range: Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon imitator Ortmann, 1921
1 synonym | 5 specimens
Range: Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon koseritzi (Clessin, 1888)
2 synonyms | 30 specimens
Range: Rio Uruguay and Atlantic streams, southern Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon losadae Haas, 1966
1 synonym | 6 specimens
Range: Orinoco Basin of Colombia and Venezuela. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon martensi (Ihering, 1893)
11 synonyms | 78 specimens
Range: Paraná System and coastal streams in southern Brazil and Uruguay. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon multistriatus (Lea, 1831)
4 synonyms | 173 specimens
Range: Atlantic Coastal streams of Brazil near Rio de Janeiro and the upper Paraná. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon obsolescens F. Baker, 1913
2 synonyms | 44 specimens
Range: From the Guyanas south to the Amazon, South America. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon parallelopipedon (Lea, 1834)
13 synonyms | 118 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Paraná System and coastal Uruguay, South America. [Neotropical]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon paranensis (Lea, 1834)
3 synonyms | 114 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Paraná Basin, South America. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon parodizi Bonetto, 1962
2 synonyms | 17 specimens
Range: Paraguay and Paraná rivers, Argentina. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon paulista (Ihering, 1893)
4 synonyms | 34 specimens
Range: Upper Paraná, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon peraeformis (Lea, 1860)
4 synonyms | 9 specimens
Range: Rio Uruguay, Uruguay and Argentina. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon pfeifferi (Dunker, 1848)
1 synonym | 2 specimens
Range: Rio Negro (Atlantic drainage), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. [Neotropical]
IUCN Red List: Vulnerable.
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon piceus (Lea, 1860)
1 synonym | 42 specimens
Range: Paraná and adjacent coastal streams, Brazil and Uruguay. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon rhombeus (Spix & Wagner, 1827)
5 synonyms | 48 specimens
Range: Amazon and São Francisco rivers, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon rhuacoicus (d’Orbigny, 1835)
8 synonyms | 102 specimens
Range: Paraná and Uruguay rivers and adjacent Atlantic streams from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Uruguay. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon rotundus (Spix & Wagner, 1827)
6 synonyms | 67 specimens
Range: São Francisco and upper Paraná rivers, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon solidulus (Philippi, 1869)
1 synonym | 2 specimens
Range: Southern Chile. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon solisianus (d’Orbigny, 1835)
4 synonyms | 29 specimens
Range: Paraná and Uruguay rivers, Uruguay. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon suavidicus (Lea, 1856)
9 synonyms | 163 specimens
Range: Guyana, south through the lower Amazon and Tocantins, and Coastal streams in Espirito Santo, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 18S, 28S, COI.
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon uruguayensis (Lea, 1860)
5 synonyms | 39 specimens
Range: Paraná and Uruguay rivers, South America. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon variabilis (Maton, 1811)
11 synonyms | 85 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Paraná Basin, South America. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon vicarius Ortmann, 1921
1 synonym | 4 specimens
Range: Atlantic tributary near São Paulo, Brazil. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon voltzi Vernhout, 1914
1 synonym | 5 specimens
Range: Surinam. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

Diplodon wymanii (Lea, 1860)
6 synonyms | 98 specimens
Range: Paraná and Uruguay rivers, South America. [Neotropical]
Other web site: ITIS.

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