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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 lists the nominal species (available and otherwise) currently circumscribed under the valid name.

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Bivalvia | Veneroida | Dreissenidae | Mytilopsis

species Mytilopsis leucophaeata (Conrad, 1831): synonymy
     1 specimen available.

Mytilus leucophaeatus Conrad, 1831
Conrad, 1831, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 263, pl. 11, fig. 13.

Mytilus cochleatus Nyst, 1835
Kickx in Nyst, 1835, Bull. Acad. roy. sci. lett. beaux-arts Belg. 2: 235, figs. 1-3.

Dreissena cumingiana Dunker, 1855
Dunker, 1855, Comm. de Septiferis: 14.

Mytilus americanus Reeve, 1858
Reeve, 1858, Conch. Icon. 10: pl. 10, fig. 43.
(homonym of Mytilus americanus d’Orbigny, 1846)

Mytilus tenebrosus Reeve, 1858
Reeve, 1858, Conch. Icon. 10: pl. 10, fig. 46.

Mytilopsis leucophaetus Nuttall, 1990
Nuttall, 1990, Palaeontology 33(3): 716.
(error for Mytilus leucophaeatus Conrad, 1831)

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