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Page last updated
Tue 24 Mar 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 | Amblemini | Amblema

species Amblema plicata (Say, 1817): specimens
     30 nominal species as synonyms.

Taxonomic History

Amblema plicataGraf & Cummings (2007), Elderkin et al. (2007), Chapman et al. (2008), Williams et al. (2008), Chapman et al. (2008), Manendo et al. (2008), Hoeh et al. (2009), Araujo et al. (2009), Jadhav & Jamkhedkar (2009), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Boyer et al. (2011), Grobler et al. (2011), Whelan et al. (2011), Williams et al. (2011), Haag (2012), McMurray et al. (2012), IUCN (2012), Burlakova et al. (2012), ITIS (2012), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), Szumowski et al. (2012), Inoue et al. (2013), Pfeiffer & Graf (2013), Reis et al. (2013), He & Zhuang (2013), Marshall et al. (2014), Inoue et al. (2014), Prié & Puillandre (2014), Williams et al. (2014), Pfeiffer & Graf (2015), Jones (2015), Chong et al. (2016), Pfeiffer et al. (2016), Lopes-Lima et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2017), Williams et al. (2017), Perkins et al. (2017), Araujo et al. (2017), Johnson et al. (2018), Inoue et al. (2018), Marshall et al. (2018), Roznere et al. (2018), Zieritz et al. (2018), Wu et al. (2018), Bolotov et al. (2018), Porto-Hannes et al. (2019), Huang et al. (2019), Pfeiffer et al. (2019), Burlakova et al. (2019), Lopes-Lima et al. (2019), Keogh & Simons (2019), Pfeiffer et al. (2019), Inoue et al. (2019), Smith et al. (2019), Lopes-Lima et al. (2020), Bolotov et al. (2020)
Megalonaias nervosaWilliams et al. (2008), Watters et al. (2009)
Amblema plicata plicataWatters et al. (2009)
Amblema plicata perplicataWatters et al. (2009)
Amblema costataITIS (2012)

Range: Widespread in the Interior, Nelson and Great Lakes basins, as well as streams draining to the Gulf of Mexico, USA and Canada. Introduced in China.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map


USA

specimen
MNHN_MPL_0037

Habite la rivière de l’Ohio. Michaud.

specimen
ANSP_41589

Little Red River, Ark.

specimen
USNM_215130

James R., Huron, South Dakota

specimen
SMF_4305

Ohio, U.S.A.

specimen
ANSP_63304

Sac & Fox Reservation, Oklahoma

specimen
ANSP_129918

Pearl River, Miss

specimen
ANSP_129919

Jackson, Miss.

specimen
USNM_84096

L. Erie

specimen
USNM_84110

Brazos River, Tex.

specimen
ANSP_127444

Ala. River, Selma, Alabama

specimen
USNM_84111

Austin, Texas

specimen
USNM_84112

Dallas Co., Texas

specimen
ANSP_349573

USA, Washington County, St. Croix River, Kinnickinnic, river miles 5.8-6.2

specimen
ANSP_20246

small creeks, Kentucky

 

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