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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

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The synonymy list the nominal family-group level taxa circumscribed within the valid taxon.

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Bivalvia | Mytiloida

family MYTILIDAE Rafinesque, 1815: nominal family-group taxa
     9 genera

MYTILIDAE Rafinesque, 1815
Rafinesque, 1815, Analyse Nat.: ??.
Type genus: Mytilus Linnaeus, 1758 = Mytilus

JOLIDAE Bourguignat, 1880
Bourguignat, 1880, Mater. Moll. Acécphales Syst. Europ. 1: 5.
Type genus: Jolya Bourguignat, 1876 = Jolya

ARCUATULIDAE Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979
Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979, Trudy Zool. Inst. 80: ??.
Type genus: Arcuatula Lamy, 1919 = Arcuatula

SEPTIFERIDAE Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979
Scarlato & Starobogatov, 1979, Trudy Zool. Inst. 80: ??.
Type genus: Septifer R├ęcluz, 1848 = Septifer

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