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Wed 06 Nov 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 | Ambleminae | Lampsilini

genus Epioblasma Rafinesque, 1831: valid species

Epioblasma ahlstedti Jones & Neves, 2010
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Duck River, Tennessee, USA [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, Cytb, ITS1, ND1.
Nature Serve: G1.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma arcaeformis (Lea, 1831)
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Tennessee and Cumberland rivers, USA. EXTINCT. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma aureola Jones & Neves, 2010
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Tennessee River, USA. [North America]
Nature Serve: G1T1 (Epioblasma florentina aureola).
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma biemarginata (Lea, 1857)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Tennessee River, USA. EXTINCT. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma brevidens (Lea, 1831)
2 synonyms | 3 specimens
Range: Tennessee and Cumberland rivers, Cumberland Plateau, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, COI, Cytb, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1 LE, XN: Listed endangered, nonessential experimental population.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma capsaeformis (Lea, 1834)
1 synonym | 3 specimens
Range: Tennessee and Cumberland rivers, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, COI, Cytb, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1 LE, XN: Listed endangered, nonessential experimental population.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma cincinnatiensis (Lea, 1840)
2 synonyms | 2 specimens
Range: Ohio Drainage, including the Tennessee, Cumberland, and Green rivers, USA. [North America]
Nature Serve: GXQ.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma curtisii Frierson & Utterback in Utterback, 1916
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Ozark Plateau, USA. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered (Epioblasma curtisi).
Nature Serve: G1 LE: Listed endangered.
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma flexuosa (Rafinesque, 1820)
5 synonyms | 2 specimens
Range: Lower Ohio Basin, USA. Extinct. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma florentina (Lea, 1857)
3 synonyms | 2 specimens
Range: Cumberland and Tennessee rivers, USA. EXTINCT. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: G1TX LE, XN: Listed endangered, nonessential experimental population (Epioblasma florentina florentina), G1.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma gubernaculum (Reeve, 1865)
1 synonym | 2 specimens
Range: Tennessee River, USA. EXTINCT. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: G2TX LE: Listed endangered (Epioblasma torulosa gubernaculum).
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma haysiana (Lea, 1834)
5 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Tennessee and Cumberland rivers, USA. EXTINCT. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma lenior (Lea, 1842)
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Cumberland and Tennessee rivers, Alabama, Kentucky, and Tennessee, USA. EXTINCT. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma lewisii (Walker, 1910)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Cumberland and Tennessee rivers, Alabama, Kentucky, and Tennessee, USA. EXTINCT. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma metastriata (Conrad, 1838)
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Alabama and Tombigbee river systems, USA. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: GH LE: Listed endangered.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma obliquata (Rafinesque, 1820)
13 synonyms | 2 specimens
Range: Ohio basin and the central Great Lakes, North America. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1, G1T1 LE, XN: Listed endangered, nonessential experimental population (Epioblasma obliquata obliquata).
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma othcaloogensis (Lea, 1857)
4 synonyms | 2 specimens
Range: Upper Alabama basin, eastern Gulf Coastal Plain, USA. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: GHQ LE: Listed endangered.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma penita (Conrad, 1834)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Lower Alabama and Tombigbee rivers, USA. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1 LE: Listed endangered.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma perobliqua (Conrad, 1836)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Ohio River Basin and the Great Lakes, Interior Basin, North America. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1T1 LE: Listed endangered (Epioblasma obliquata perobliqua).
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma personata (Say, 1829)
3 synonyms | 3 specimens
Range: Lower portions of the Ohio, Wabash and Tennessee rivers, USA. Extinct. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma propinqua (Lea, 1857)
1 synonym | 2 specimens
Range: Lower Ohio basin and Cumberland Plateau, USA. Extinct. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma rangiana (Lea, 1838)
4 synonyms | 3 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Ohio Basin and central Great Lakes, North America. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 28S, 5.8S, COI, Cytb, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: G2T2 LE: Listed endangered (Epioblasma torulosa rangiana).
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma sampsonii (Lea, 1862)
1 synonym | 2 specimens
Range: Lower Ohio basin, USA. Extinct. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma stewardsonii (Lea, 1852)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Tennessee River, USA. EXTINCT. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma torulosa (Rafinesque, 1820)
13 synonyms | 5 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Ohio Basin, North America. Extinct. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct, Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: G2, G2TX LE, XN: Listed endangered, nonessential experimental population (Epioblasma torulosa torulosa).
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque, 1820)
7 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Widespread in the Interior and Great Lakes basins, North America. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 28S, COI, Cytb, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Endangered.
Nature Serve: G3 LE: Listed endangered.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma turgidula (Lea, 1858)
5 synonyms | 4 specimens
Range: Disjunct distribution in the Ozark and Cumberland plateaus, USA. Extinct. [North America]
IUCN Red List: Extinct.
Nature Serve: GX LE, XN: Listed endangered, nonessential experimental population.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma walkeri (Wilson & Clark, 1914)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: Cumberland River, USA. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, COI, Cytb, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Critically Endangered.
Nature Serve: G1T1 LE: Listed endangered (Epioblasma florentina walkeri).
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Epioblasma tyrrelli (Russell, 1931) (Cretaceous)
2 synonyms
Range: Cretaceous, North America.

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