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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 | Margaritiferidae | Margaritiferinae | Margaritifera

species Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758): specimens
     31 nominal species as synonyms.

Taxonomic History

Margaritifera margaritiferaTaylor et al. (2007), Bouza et al. (2007), Kneeland & Rhymer (2007), Graf & Cummings (2007), Graf (2007), Zhou et al. (2007), Watters et al. (2009), Hoeh et al. (2009), Araujo et al. (2009), Jadhav & Jamkhedkar (2009), Araujo et al. (2009), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Kantor et al. (2010), Breton et al. (2011), Whelan et al. (2011), Haag (2012), Fauna Europaea (2012), Zieritz et al. (2012), ITIS (2012), Mock et al. (2013), Bolotov et al. (2013), Pfeiffer & Graf (2013), Inoue et al. (2013), Reis et al. (2013), Graf et al. (2014), Bieler et al. (2014), Graf et al. (2015), Pfeiffer & Graf (2015), González & Giribet (2015), Bolotov et al. (2015), Takeuchi et al. (2015), Kongim et al. (2015), Gonzáles et al. (2015), Araujo et al. (2016), Mitchell et al. (2016), Vinarski & Kantor (2016), Lopes-Lima et al. (2017), Lopes-Lima et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2017), Williams et al. (2017), Amaro et al. (2017), Välilä et al. (2017), Bertucci et al. (2017), Froufe et al. (2017), Combosch et al. (2017), Chase et al. (2018), Bogatov et al. (2018), Hewitt et al. (2018), Anisimova et al. (2018), Soroka et al. (2018), Vikhrev et al. (2018), Bolotov et al. (2018), Pfeiffer et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2018), Lopes-Lima et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2019), Bolotov et al. (2019), Pfeiffer et al. (2019), Lyubas et al. (2019), Gomes-dos-Santos et al. (2019), Hewitt et al. (2019), Lemer et al. (2019), Múrria et al. (2020), Klunzinger et al. (2020), Bolotov et al. (2020)
Margaritifera (s.s.) margaritiferaBolotov et al. (2016)
Margaritana pirenaicaVinarski & Kantor (2016)

Range: Widespread in eastern North America and western Eurasia; reported from Iceland.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map


Austria

INHS_20100 Austria


Finland

INHS_20094 Lappland


France

specimen
MNHN_22478

Carcenac (Aveyron)

specimen
MNHN_22479

l’Ance, près de Viverolles (Puy-de-Dôme)

specimen
MNHN_22368

Vire [Calvados]

MNHN_22371 La Bèbre (Allier)

MNHN_22370 Lognes-Marche (Manche)

MNHN_22369 l’Ance, près de Viverolles (Puy-de-Dôme)


Germany

specimen
SMF_4982

Ulfenbach bei Affolterbach

specimen
SMF_4984

Nister b. Hachenburg

 

INHS_198 Bayer Wald, Bavaria, Germany


Ireland

specimen
BMNH_1928-10-23-1-2

River Nore, Durrow, Queen’s Co., Ireland

   

BMNH_20001318 River Nore, Durrow, Queen’s Co., Ireland


Portugal

specimen
BMNH_93-2-4-1961

la Tamega, pres a Amarante, Portugal

   

Russia

specimen
INHS_21611

Varzuga River, about 50 km upstream of Varzuga on the Kola Peninsula, Mermansk, Russia

   

Sweden

INHS_18315 Gärån (a stream), 2.2 km N Sätila, Marks Kommun, Sweden

INHS_17866 Iglabäcken Creek, 1.7 mi N Hajom, 3 km downstream Lake Bårredsjön, SE of Göteborg, in Western Sweden, Marks Kommun, Sweden

INHS_21307 Lindåsbäcken, 1.8 km SSW Målsryd, downstream Hwy. 27 bridge, Borås Kommun, Västergötland, Sweden

INHS_21309 Sävbäcken, 7.8 km NE Kinnarumma , Borås Kommun, Västergötland, Sweden

INHS_21308 side channel of Sävbäcken, 0.98 km SSW Hulu, 4.9 km NE Kinnarumma , Borås Kommun, Västergötland, Sweden

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