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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 | Cyrtonaias

species Cyrtonaias livida (Simpson, 1900): synonymy
     4 specimens available.

Unio testudineus Reeve, 1865
‘Morelet’ Reeve, 1865, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 22, sp. 101.
(misidentified reference to Unio testudineus Morelet, 1849)
Type(s): FIGURED SPECIMEN BMNH_MP_354, Rio Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Unio explicatus Fischer & Crosse, 1894
‘Morelet’ Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool. 2(15): 594, pl. 61, fig. 1.
(misidentified reference to Unio explicatus Morelet, 1849)

Lampsilis (Proptera) lividus Simpson, 1900
‘Morelet’ Reeve, 1865, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 22, sp. 101 [as ‘Unio testudineus’].
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 571.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 174.

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