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Thu 18 Feb 2021

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 | Ambleminae | Pleurobemini | Elliptio

species Elliptio mcmichaeli Clench & Turner, 1956: specimens
     3 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History

Elliptio mcmichaeliGraf & Cummings (2007), Williams et al. (2008), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), IUCN (2011), Williams et al. (2011), Haag (2012), ITIS (2012), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), Williams et al. (2014), Williams et al. (2017), Inoue et al. (2018), Graf & Cummings (2021)
Elliptio monichaeliITIS (2012)

Range: Endemic to the Choctawhatchee Basin, eastern Gulf Coastal Plain, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Choctawhatchee River, 8 mi W of Miller Cross Roads, Holmes Co., Florida


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