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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 IUCN (1996), 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

IUCN. 1996. IUCN Red List: .

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Taxonomic Opinions

Actinonaias pectorosa (Conrad, 1834)

Amblema neislerii I. Lea, 1858

Amphinaias asperata (Lea, 1861)

Amphinaias couchiana (Lea, 1860)

Amphinaias houstonensis (Lea, 1859)

Amphinaias refulgens (Lea, 1868)

Castalia martensi Thewing, 1891 [sic]

Cyclonaias tuberculata (Rafinesque, 1820)

Cyprogenia stegaria (Rafinesque, 1820)

Diplodon dunkerianus Lea, 1857

Diplodon expansus (Kuester, 1856)

Diplodon fontaineanus [sic] Orbigny, 1835

Diplodon pfeifferi Dunker, 1819 [sic]

Disconaias salinasensis Simpson, 1908

Dromus dromas (Lea, 1834)

Ellipsaria lineolata (Rafinesque, 1820)

Elliptio ahenea I. Lea, 1843

Elliptio congaraea (Lea, 1831)

Elliptio dariensis I. Lea, 1842

Elliptio lanceolata I. Lea, 1828

Elliptio shepardiana I. Lea, 1834

Elliptio steinstansana R.I. Johnson & Clarke, 1983

Epioblasma metastriata (Conrad, 1840)

Fusconaia askewi (Marsh, 1896)

Fusconaia escambia Clench & Turner, 1956

Fusconaia infucata (Conrad, 1834)

Fusconaia masoni (Conrad, 1834)

Hemistena lata (Rafinesque, 1820)

Lampsilis bracteata (Gould, 1855)

Lampsilis dolabraeformis I. Lea, 1838

Lampsilis fullerkati R.I. Johnson, 1984

Lampsilis higginsii (Lea, 1857)

Lampsilis perovalis (Conrad, 1834)

Lampsilis powellii I. Lea, 1852

Lampsilis satura I. Lea, 1852

Lampsilis virescens (Lea, 1858)

Lasmigona complanata alabamensis Clarke, 1985

Lasmigona compressa I. Lea, 1829

Lasmigona decorata I. Lea, 1852

Leptodea leptodon (Rafinesque, 1820)

Lexingtonia subplana (Conrad, 1837)

Ligumia nasuta (Say, 1817)

Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)

Margaritifera margaritifera durrovensis (Phillips, 1928)

Medionidus acutissimus I. Lea, 1831

Medionidus conradicus I. Lea, 1834

Obovaria retusa (Lamarck, 1819)

Obovaria unicolor I. Lea, 1845

Plethobasus cooperianus (Lea, 1834)

Pleurobema clava (Lamarck, 1819)

Pleurobema collina (Conrad, 1837)

Pleurobema cordatum (Rafinesque, 1820)

Pleurobema furvum (Conrad, 1834)

Pleurobema georgianum I. Lea, 1841

Pleurobema gibberum I. Lea, 1838

Pleurobema marshalli Frierson, 1927

Pleurobema oviforme (Conrad, 1834)

Pleurobema plenum (Lea, 1840)

Pleurobema riddellii I. Lea, 1861

Pleurobema rubrum (Rafinesque, 1820)

Popenaias popeii I. Lea, 1857

Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817)

Potamilus amphichaenus Frierson, 1898

Potamilus inflatus I. Lea, 1831

Ptychobranchus occidentalis (Conrad, 1836)

Ptychobranchus subtentum (Say, 1825)

Quadrula fragosa (Conrad, 1835)

Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque, 1820)

Strophitus subvexus Conrad, 1834

Theliderma sparsa (Lea, 1841)

Theliderma stapes (Lea, 1831)

Theliderma tuberosa (Lea, 1840)

Unio cariei Germain, 1919

Unio turtoni B.C. Payraudeau, 1826

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