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Tue 24 Mar 2020

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!

This page reports the specimens in the MUSSELpdb and provides a map if geocodes are known. The taxonomic history reports the record of different names and combinations that have been applied to this species (and its synonyms) since 2007.

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Lampsilini | Epioblasma

species Epioblasma obliquata (Rafinesque, 1820): specimens
     13 nominal species as synonyms.

Taxonomic History

Epioblasma obliquataGraf & Cummings (2007), Williams et al. (2008), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Haag (2012), Williams et al. (2017)
Unio pectitisWilliams et al. (2008)
Epioblasma obliquata obliquataWatters et al. (2009), ITIS (2012)
Pleurobema (Sintoxia) rubrumCampbell & Lydeard (2012)
Dysnomia sulcata sulcataITIS (2012)

Range: Ohio basin and the central Great Lakes, North America.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map


USA

specimen
ANSP_20226

Kentucky River

specimen
USNM_84803

Ohio

 

Page updated: 15:39:55 Tue 24 Mar 2020

 
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