Page last updated
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.

Search the database pages:

Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Margaritiferidae | Gibbosulinae | Gibbosula

species Gibbosula crassa (Wood, 1815): synonymy
     6 specimens available.

Mya crassa Wood, 1815
Wood, 1815, Gen. Conch. 1: 106, pls. 20-21.
Wood, 1825, Index Testac.: 12, pl. 2, sp. 28.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 57 [as ‘Unio crassus’].

Mya ponderosa Dillwyn, 1817
‘S.’ Lightfoot, 1786, Catalogue of the Portland Museum: 134, no. 2183; 143, no. 3170. [nomen nudum]
‘Solander’s MSS.’ Dillwyn, 1817, Descr. Cat. Rec. Shells 1: 51.

Unio (Quadrula) mansuyi Dautzenberg & Fischer, 1908
Dautzenberg & Fischer, 1908, J. de Conch. 56: 214, text fig.; pl. 8, fig. 5.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0136, Song Bang Giang, Cao Bang, Haut Tonkin.

Page updated: 10:14:01 Thu 04 Jul 2019

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