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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 valid species are listed, Recent taxa first. Click here for the generic synonymy.

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genus Sinanodonta Modell, 1945: valid species

Sinanodonta beringiana Middendorff, 1851
16 synonyms | 1 specimen
Range: Magadan and Kamchatka, Russia to the Pacific Coastal Region of North America, possibly as far south a California, including the Kuril and Aleutian islands. [East Asia, North America]
Genbank sequences: COI.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern (Anodonta beringiana).
Nature Serve: G4 (Anodonta beringiana).
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Sinanodonta calipygos (Kobelt, 1879)
1 synonym | 8 specimens
Range: Lake Biwa, Japan. Introduced to other localities in Japan as well. [East Asia]
Genbank sequences: 16S.

Sinanodonta elliptica (Heude, 1878)
1 synonym | 1 specimen
Range: China. [East Asia]
Genbank sequences: 28S, COI, ND1.
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Sinanodonta japonica (Clessin, 1874)
12 synonyms | 9 specimens
Range: Japan, Sakhalin and Kurile islands, and Primorye, eastern Asia. [East Asia]
Genbank sequences: 16S.

Sinanodonta jourdyi (Morlet, 1886)
3 synonyms | 20 specimens
Range: Vietnam and southern China. [East Asia]
IUCN Red List: Data Deficient (Pilsbryoconcha suilla).
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Sinanodonta lauta (Martens, 1877)
4 synonyms | 8 specimens
Range: Japan. [East Asia]
Genbank sequences: 16S.

Sinanodonta lucida (Heude, 1877)
1 synonym | 10 specimens
Range: China and Indochina. [East Asia]
Genbank sequences: 28S, COI, mtGenome.
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Sinanodonta ogurae (Kuroda & Habe, 1987)
1 synonym
Range: Endemic to Osaka Prefecture, Japan. [East Asia]
Genbank sequences: 16S.
IUCN Red List: Data Deficient.
Other web site: ITIS.

Sinanodonta woodiana (Lea, 1834)
85 synonyms | 137 specimens
Range: Widespread native range includes Indochina, China (including Taiwan), Korea, Japan and the Amur Basin, Russia; also in Central Asia in Xinjiang, China. Widely introduced to North America, Central America and the Caribbean, Europe, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Myanmar. [Central America, East Asia, North America, North Eurasia]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 16S M-type, 28S, COI, COI M-type, COII, Cytb, Cytb M-type, H3, ITS1, ND1, mtGenome, mtGenome M-type.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Nature Serve: GNR.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase 2 3.

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