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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 Therriault et al. (2004), 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

Therriault, T.W., M.F. Docker, M.I. Orlova, D.D. Heath & H.J. MacIsaac. 2004. Molecular resolution of the family Dreissenidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) with emphasis on Ponto-Caspian species, including first report of Mytilopsis leucophaeata in the Black Sea basin. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 30: 479-489.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Congeria kusceri

Corbicula fluminea

Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas)

Dreissena rostriformis bugensis (Andrusov)

Dreissena rostriformis rostriformis (DeShayes)

Dreissena stankovici

Mytilopsis leucophaeata

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