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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 Bolotov et al. (2013), 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

Bolotov, I.N., A.A. Makhrov, Yu.V. Bespalaya, I.V. Vikhrev, O.V. Aksenova et al. 2013. Results of testing the Comparatory Method: The curvature of the shell valve frontal section is inappropriate as a systematic character for the freshwater pearl mussel genus Margaritifera. Biology Bulletin 40(2): 221-231.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Margaritifera margaritifera
+ Unio elongata Lamarck, 1819
+ Margaritana borealis Westerlund, 1871

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