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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 | Cyrenoidea | Cyrenidae | Polymesoda

species Polymesoda mexicana (Broderip & Sowerby, 1829): synonymy
     3 specimens available.

Cyrena mexicana Broderip & Sowerby, 1829
Broderip & Sowerby, 1829, Zool. Jour. 4: 364.

Cyrena aequilatera Deshayes, 1854
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 20, sp. 31 [as ‘æquilatera’].
(renamed Cyrena aequilateralis Deshayes, 1854)

Cyrena aequilateralis Deshayes, 1854
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus. part 1: 255 [as ‘æquilateralis’].
(new name for Cyrena aequilatera Deshayes, 1854)

Cyrena (Anomala) nitidula Deshayes, 1854
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 21, sp. 34.

Cyrena varians Carpenter, 1857
Carpenter, 1857, Maz. Shells: 115. [nomen nudum]

Cyrena fragilis Sowerby, 1878
Deshayes, Mus. Cuming Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: .

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