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Mon 04 May 2020

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 | Lampsilini | Obovaria

species Obovaria retusa (Lamarck, 1819): specimens
     8 nominal species as synonyms.

Taxonomic History

Obovaria retusaGraf & Cummings (2007), Williams et al. (2008), Watters et al. (2009), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Haag (2012), ITIS (2012), Inoue et al. (2013), Williams et al. (2017), Watters (2018)

Range: Ohio, Cumberland and Tennessee rivers, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map


Canada

specimen
MNHN_MPL_0042

Habite les rivières de la Nouvelle Ecosse. A. Michaud. [Lives in the rivers of Nova Scotia. A. Michaud."]

specimen
MNHN_MPL_0043

Habite les rivières de la Nouvelle Ecosse. A. Michaud. [Lives in the rivers of Nova Scotia. A. Michaud."]

 

USA

specimen
ANSP_20256

Kentucky River

   

Page updated: 12:23:39 Mon 04 May 2020

 
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