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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!

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 | Toxolasma

species Toxolasma lividum Rafinesque, 1831: specimens
     6 nominal species as synonyms.

Taxonomic History

Toxolasma lividusGraf & Cummings (2007), Chapman et al. (2008), Chapman et al. (2008), Cummings & Graf (2010), Breton et al. (2011), Haag (2012), ITIS (2012), Mitchell et al. (2016), Chase et al. (2018)
Toxolasma lividumWilliams et al. (2008), Watters et al. (2009), Bogan (2010), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), McMurray et al. (2012), IUCN (2012), Jones (2015), Williams et al. (2017), Smith et al. (2019), Burlakova et al. (2019), Inoue et al. (2020)
Toxolasma glansBreton et al. (2011), Chase et al. (2018)
Toxolasma cylindrellusIUCN (2012)
Toxolasma lividus gransKongim et al. (2015)

Range: Widespread in the Interior Basin, excluding the upper Mississippi, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



French Broad R., E Tenn.


New Harmony, Ind


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