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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 altilis (Gould, 1852): synonymy

Cyrena fontainei Philippi, 1851
Philippi, 1851, Z. Malak.: 70.
(misidentified reference to Cyrena fontainei d’Orbigny, 1846)

Cyrena altilis Gould, 1852
Gould, 1852, Boston Journ. of Nat. Hist. 6: 400, pl. 16, fig. 5 bis.

Cyrena olivacea Carpenter, 1857
Carpenter, 1857, Maz. Shells: 114.
(homonym of Cyrena africana var. olivacea Krauss, 1848)

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