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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 Kimura et al. (1999), 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

Kimura, T., M. Tabe & Y. Shikano. 1999. Limnoperna fortunei kikuchii Habe, 1981 (Bivalvia: Mytilidae) is a synonym of Xenostrobus securis (Lamarck, 1819): introduction into Japan from Australia and/or New Zealand. Venus 58(3): 101-117.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Limnoperna fortunei

Xenostrobus atratus

Xenostrobus balani

Xenostrobus hepaticus

Xenostrobus inconstans

Xenostrobus mangle

Xenostrobus pulex

Xenostrobus securis (Lamarck, 1819)
+ Modiola vexillum Reeve, 1857
+ Perna confusa Angas, 1871
+ Modiola fluviatilis Hutton, 1878
+ Modiolus pulex Thiele, 1930
+ Limnoperna fortunei kikuchii Habe, 1981

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