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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 Graf & Ó Foighil (2000), 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

Graf, D.L. & D. Ó Foighil. 2000. The evolution of brooding characters among the freshwater mussels (Bivalvia: Unionoidea) of North America. Journal of Molluscan Studies 66: 157-170.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Actinonaias carinata (Barnes, 1823)

Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818

Amblema plicata (Say, 1817)

Anodonta cygnea (Linn., 1758)

Cumberlandia monodonta (Say, 1829)

Elliptio dilatata (Raf., 1820)

Epioblasma brevidens (Lea, 1834)

Epioblasma triquetra (Raf., 1820)

Fusconaia flava (Raf., 1820)

Hyridella depressa (Lamarck, 1819)

Lampsilis cardium Raf., 1820

Lampsilis fasciola Raf., 1820

Lampsilis siliquoidea (Barnes, 1823)

Lasmigona compressa (Lea, 1829)

Ligumia nasuta (Say, 1817)

Ligumia recta (Lam., 1819)

Margaritifera margaritifera (Linn., 1758)

Mutela rostrata (Rang, 1835)

Neotrigonia margaritacea (Lam., 1804)

Pleurobema coccineum (Conrad, 1836)

Ptychobranchus fasciolaris (Raf., 1820)

Pyganodon fragilis (Lam., 1819)

Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829)

Quadrula quadrula (Raf., 1820)

Strophitus undulatus (Say, 1817)

Truncilla truncata Raf., 1820

Unio caffer Krauss, 1848

Unio pictorum (Linn., 1758)

Villosa iris (Lea, 1829)

Villosa vanuxemensis (Lea, 1838)

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