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Thu 04 Jul 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.

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Pleurobemini | Fusconaia

species Fusconaia ozarkensis (Call, 1887): synonymy
     5 specimens available.

Unio ozarkensis Call, 1887
Call, 1887, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 10: 498, pl. 27.
Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 7: 33, pl. 18.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MCZ_5707, Jacks Fork, Current River, Shannon Co., Mo.

Pleurobema argentea pannosa Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 52: 82.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 763.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 799.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio argenteus Lea, 1841)

Pleurobema brevis subelliptica Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 52: 80.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 763 [as ‘subilliptica’].
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 801.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio brevis Lea, 1872)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_159952, Hardy, Ark.

Pleurobema brevis var. subilliptica Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 763.
(error for Pleurobema brevis subelliptica Simpson, 1900)

Pleurobema utterbackii Utterback, 1915
Frierson in Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(5): 197, pl. 5, fig. 12a-b; pl 20, figs. 63A-D.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 57, sp. 247 [as ‘Q. (Fusconaia) utterbackii’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) MCZ_271448, White R., Hollister, Taney Co., Missouri.

Quadrula (Fusconaia) flava sampsoniana Frierson, 1927
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 55, sp. 235d.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Obliquaria (Quadrula) flava Rafinesque, 1820)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE UMMZ_92226, Elk River, Missouri.

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