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Tue 04 Jan 2022

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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Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Unioninae | Unionini | Unio

species Unio bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853: specimens
     39 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Potomida littoralisGraf (2007), IUCN (2014)
Unio crassus gontieriGraf (2007)
Potomida komarowiKantor et al. (2010), Vinarski & Kantor (2016)
Eolymnium araxenumKantor et al. (2010)
Potomida armeniacaKantor et al. (2010), Vinarski & Kantor (2016)
Unio crassus bruguierianusFauna Europaea (2012), Lopes-Lima et al. (2017)
Unio crassusIUCN (2014)
Unio (Crassiana) crassusVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Unio (Eolymnium) araxenusVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Unio bruguierianusAraujo et al. (2018), Príe et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021), Lopes-Lima et al. (2021)
Unio cf. desectusLopes-Lima et al. (2021)

Range: Eastern Mediterranean Europe to Syria and Iraq.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map


Turkey

specimen
USNM_85603

Tigris R., Pashalic of Orpha, Asiatic Turkey

specimen
USNM_85663

near Mardin, Asiatic Turkey

specimen
USNM_85664

R. Tigris, near Mardin, Asiatic Turkey

specimen
MCZ_152886

Tigris River, [near Mardin, Asiatic Turkey]

   

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