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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 | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Margaritiferidae | Margaritiferinae | Margaritifera

species Margaritifera falcata (Gould, 1850): specimens
     3 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History

Margaritifera falcataGraf & Cummings (2007), Chong et al. (2009), Araujo et al. (2009), Cummings & Graf (2010), Hoy et al. (2010), Bogan (2010), Breton et al. (2011), Haag (2012), ITIS (2012), Mock et al. (2013), Huang et al. (2013), Inoue et al. (2013), Bolotov et al. (2015), Takeuchi et al. (2015), IUCN (2016), Araujo et al. (2016), Mitchell et al. (2016), Fonseca et al. (2016), Feng et al. (2016), Zhou et al. (2016), Bolotov et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2017), Guerra et al. (2017), Williams et al. (2017), Amaro et al. (2017), Lopes-Lima et al. (2017), Wen et al. (2017), Chase et al. (2018), Aunins et al. (2018), Cha et al. (2018), Vikhrev et al. (2018), Pfeiffer et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2018), Lopes-Lima et al. (2018), Wu et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2019), Vikhrev et al. (2019), Wu et al. (2019), Lopes-Lima et al. (2019), Guerra et al. (2019), Froufe et al. (2019), Kano et al. (2019), Lyubas et al. (2019), Gomes-dos-Santos et al. (2019), Wu et al. (2020), Sano et al. (2020), Preece et al. (2020), Wu et al. (2020), Teiga-Teixeira et al. (2020), Lor et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021)
Margaritifera falcateCummings & Graf (2010)
Margaritifera (s.s.) falcataBolotov et al. (2016)

Range: Pacific drainages from California north to Alaska, western North America; also from the upper Missouri River in Montana.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



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