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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 lists the nominal species (available and otherwise) currently circumscribed under the valid name.

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

species Epioblasma arcaeformis (Lea, 1831): synonymy
     1 specimen available.

Unio arcaeformis Lea, 1831
Lea, 1831, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 4 [O. 1]: 116, pl. 17, fig. 44.
Type(s): IDIOTYPE USNM_84422, Florence, Alabama.

Unio nexus Say, 1831
Say, 1831, Transylvania J. Med. Assoc. Sci. 4: 527.
Say, 1834, Amer. Conch. 6: pl. 51.

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