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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 documents data for Kat (1983), 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

Kat, P.W. 1983. Morphological divergence, genetics, and speciation among Lampsilis (Bivalvia: Unionidae). Journal of Molluscan Studies 49: 133-145.

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Attributed Species Names

Lampsilis (s.s.) fullerkati R.I. Johnson, 1984
Kat, 1983, J. Moll. Studies 49: 133, fig. 1B [as ‘Lampsilis sp.’].
R.I. Johnson, 1984, Occ. Pap. Moll. 4(63): 307, pl. 42, figs. 1-3.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_294576, West shore of Lake Waccamaw, Waccamaw, Columbia Co., North Carolina.

Taxonomic Opinions

Elliptio complanata

Lampsilis ochracea (Say)

Lampsilis radiata (Gmelin)

Lampsilis sp.

Lampsilis splendida (Lea)

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