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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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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Etherioidea | Mycetopodidae | Anodontitinae

genus Lamproscapha Swainson, 1840: nominal genera
     2 valid species

Lamproscapha Swainson, 1840
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 286-287, 381.
Type species: Anodon ensiformis Wagner, 1827 (subsequent designation) = Lamproscapha ensiformis

Virgula Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 931.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1454.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Glabaris Gray, 1847)
Type species: Anodon ensiformis Wagner, 1827 (original designation) = Lamproscapha ensiformis

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