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

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This page documents data for Jones et al. (2005), such as genera and species attributed to that publication (including known misspellings, misidentifications, and other unavailable names) as well as taxonomic opinions, if available. Taxonomic opinions refer to uses of genera and species as valid and invalid in that work.

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Publication information

Jones, R.L., W.T. Slack & P.D. Hartfield. 2005. The freshwater mussels (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionidae) of Mississippi. Southeastern Naturalist 4(1): 77-92.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Actinonaias ligamentina (Lamarck)

Amblema plicata (Say)

Anodonta suborbiculata Say

Anodontoides radiatus (Conrad)

Arcidens confragosus (Say)

Cyclonaias tuberculata (Rafinesque)

Cyprogenia aberti (Conrad)

Ellipsaria lineolata (Rafinesque)

Elliptio arca (Conrad)

Elliptio arctata (Conrad)

Elliptio crassidens (Lamarck)

Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque)

Epioblasma brevidens (I. Lea)

Epioblasma penita (Conrad)

Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque)

Fusconaia barnesiana (I. Lea)

Fusconaia cerina (Conrad)

Fusconaia ebena (I. Lea)

Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque)

Glebula rotundata (Lamarck)

Lampsilis altilis (Conrad)

Lampsilis cardium (Rafinesque)

Lampsilis fasciola Rafinesque

Lampsilis hydiana (I. Lea)

Lampsilis ornata (Conrad)

Lampsilis ovata (Say)

Lampsilis perovalis (Conrad)

Lampsilis satura (I. Lea)

Lampsilis siliquoidea (Barnes)

Lampsilis straminea claibornensis (I. Lea)

Lampsilis straminea straminea (Conrad)

Lampsilis teres (Rafinesque)

Lasmigona complanata alabamensis Clarke

Lasmigona complanata complanata (Barnes)

Lasmigona costata (Rafinesque)

Leptodea fragilis (Rafinesque)

Lexingtonia dolabelloides (I. Lea)

Ligumia recta (Lamarck)

Ligumia subrostrata (Say)

Medionidus acutissimus (I. Lea)

Megalonaias nervosa (Rafinesque)

Obliquaria reflexa Rafinesque

Obovaria jacksoniana (Frierson)

Obovaria subrotunda (Rafinesque)

Obovaria unicolor (I. Lea)

Plectomerus dombeyanus (Valenciennes)

Plethobasus cyphyus (Rafinesque)

Pleurobema beadleianum (I. Lea)

Pleurobema curtum (I. Lea)

Pleurobema decisus (I. Lea)

Pleurobema marshalli Frierson

Pleurobema oviforme (Conrad)

Pleurobema perovatum (Conrad)

Pleurobema rubrum (Rafinesque)

Pleurobema taitianum (I. Lea)

Potamilus alatus (Say)

Potamilus capax (Green)

Potamilus inflatus (I. Lea)

Potamilus ohiensis (Rafinesque)

Potamilus purpuratus (Lamarck)

Ptychobranchus fasciolaris (Rafinesque)

Pyganodon grandis (Say)

Quadrula apiculata (Say)

Quadrula asperata (I. Lea)

Quadrula cylindrica (Say)

Quadrula metanevra (Rafinesque)

Quadrula nobilis (Conrad)

Quadrula nodulata (Rafinesque)

Quadrula pustulosa (I. Lea)

Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque)

Quadrula refulgens (I. Lea)

Quadrula rumphiana (I. Lea)

Quadrula stapes (I. Lea)

Strophitus connasaugaensis (I. Lea)

Strophitus subvexus (Conrad)

Strophitus undulatus (Say)

Toxolasma parvus (Barnes)

Toxolasma texasiensis (I. Lea)

Tritogonia verrucosa (Rafinesque)

Truncilla donaciformis (I. Lea)

Truncilla truncata Rafinesque

Uniomerus caroliniana (Bosc)

Uniomerus declivis (Say)

Uniomerus tetralasmus (Say)

Utterbackia imbecillis (Say)

Villosa lienosa (Conrad)

Villosa vibex (Conrad)

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