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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 | Sphaerioida | Sphaeriidae | Sphaeriinae | Sphaerium

species Sphaerium nitidum Clessin in Westerlund, 1876: specimens
     6 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History

Sphaerium nitidumBogan (2010), ITIS (2012), Fauna Europaea (2012), Príe et al. (2020), Vinarski et al. (2020)
Parasphaerium nitidaKantor et al. (2010)
Parasphaerium rectidensKantor et al. (2010)
Sphaerium ovaleIUCN (2011)
Sphaerium (Parasphaerium) nitidumVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Sphaerium (Parasphaerium) rectidensVinarski & Kantor (2016)

Range: Holarctic, at higher latitudes.

There are no specimens in the MUSSELpdb for this species.

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