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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 | Pleurobemini | Elliptoideus

species Elliptoideus sloatianus (Lea, 1840): specimens
     8 nominal species as synonyms.

Taxonomic History

Elliptoideus sloatianusGraf & Cummings (2007), Anonymous (2008), Williams et al. (2008), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Williams et al. (2011), Haag (2012), ITIS (2012), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), IUCN (2012), Williams et al. (2014), Pfeiffer et al. (2016), Williams et al. (2017), Inoue et al. (2018), Pfeiffer et al. (2019), Huang et al. (2019), Pfeiffer et al. (2019)

Range: Apalachicola, Ochlockonee, and Chipola rivers, Alabama, Georgia, and Florida, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Chattahoochee River, Georgia


Flint River, Ga.


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