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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 | Veneroida | Sphaeriidae | Sphaeriinae | Euglesa

species Euglesa milia (Held, 1836): specimens
     8 nominal species as synonyms.

Taxonomic History

Pisidium miliumKuiper (2009), IUCN (2010), Bogan (2010), ITIS (2012), Fauna Europaea (2012), Clewing et al. (2013)
Tetragonocyclas miliumKantor et al. (2010)
Tetragonocyclas tetragonaKantor et al. (2010)
Tetragonocyclas baudonianaKantor et al. (2010)
Tetragonocyclas quadrangulaKantor et al. (2010)
Tetragonocyclas subtetragonaKantor et al. (2010)
Euglesa (Tetragonocyclas) miliumVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Euglesa (Tetragonocyclas) tetragonumVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Euglesa (Tetragonocyclas) baudonianaVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Euglesa (Tetragonocyclas) quadrangulaVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Euglesa (Tetragonocyclas) subtetragonaVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) miliumBespalaya et al. (2017), Voode (2017), Fuentealba-Jara et al. (2017)
Euglesa (Cyclocalyx) miliumMouthon & Forcellini (2017)

Range: Widespread in Eurasia, as well as North America west of the Great Lakes. Pleistocene fossils have been reported from the upper Nile.

There are no specimens in the MUSSELpdb for this species.

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