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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 | Mytiloida | Mytilidae | Limnoperna

species Limnoperna securis (Lamarck, 1819): synonymy

Modiola securis Lamarck, 1819
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 113.

Modiola nitens Gould & Carpenter, 1857
Gould & Carpenter, 1857, unknown publication: ??.
(homonym of Mytilus nitens Menke, 1848)

Modiola vexillum Reeve, 1857
Reeve, 1857, unknown publication: pl. 8, fig. 40.

Perna confusa Angas, 1871
Angas, 1871, unknown publication: ??.

Modiola fluviatilis Hutton, 1878
Hutton, 1878, unknown publication: ??.

Modiolus pulex Thiele, 1930
Thiele, 1930, unknown publication: 589.
(misidentified reference to Modiola pulex Lamarck, 1819)

Limnoperna fortunei kikuchii Habe, 1981
Habe, 1981, unknown publication: ??.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Volsella fortunei Dunker, 1857)

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