Page last updated
Tue 08 Oct 2019

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.

Search the database pages:

Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Pleurobemini | Plethobasus

species Plethobasus cooperianus (Lea, 1834): synonymy

Unio cooperianus Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 61 [173], pl. 8, fig. 21.

Unio striatus Reeve, 1864
‘Rafinesque’ Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 8, sp. 30 [changed to ‘cooperianus’ in the errata].
(misidentified reference to Obovaria striata Rafinesque, 1820; error for Unio cooperianus Lea, 1834)

Page updated: 16:14:18 Tue 08 Oct 2019

NSF icon MUSSEL icon
"Making the world a better place, one mollusk at a time."