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Thu 04 Jul 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 | Etherioidea | Iridinidae | Iridininae

genus Pleiodon Conrad, 1834: valid species

Pleiodon ovatus (Swainson, 1823)
19 synonyms | 100 specimens
Range: Senegal, western Africa. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Data Deficient (Mutela ovata).
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Pleiodon spekii (Woodward, 1859)
38 synonyms | 161 specimens
Range: Endemic to Lake Tanganyika, Africa. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase.

Pleiodon lanceolatum Kat, 1987 (Tertiary)
1 synonym
Range: Miocene, Africa.

Pleiodon moharensis (Gautier, 1965) (Tertiary)
2 synonyms
Range: Miocene, Africa.

Pleiodon priscus Ihering, 1912 (fossil)
1 synonym
Range:

Pleiodon rusingae Kat, 1987 (Tertiary)
1 synonym
Range: Miocene, Africa.

Pleiodon tavernieri (Gautier, 1965) (Tertiary)
1 synonym
Range: Miocene, Africa.

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