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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. (2016), 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.V., I.V. Vikhrev, Y.V. Bespalaya, M.Y. Gofarov, A.V. Kondakov et al. 2016. Multi-locus fossil-calibrated phylogeny, biogeography and a subgeneric revision of the Margaritiferidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionoida). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 103: 104-121.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Alathyria jacksoni

Alathyria pertexta

Alathyria profuga

Anodonta anatina

Anodontites elongata

Aspatharia pfeifferiana

Castalia ambigua

Chambardia wahlbergi

Diplodon demeraraensis

Etheria elliptica

Lampsilis cardium

Lortiella froggatti

Margaritifera (Margaritanopsis) laosensis

Margaritifera (Margaritanopsis) monodonta

Margaritifera (Pseudunio) auricularia

Margaritifera (Pseudunio) marocana

Margaritifera (s.s.) dahurica

Margaritifera (s.s.) falcata

Margaritifera (s.s.) laevis

Margaritifera (s.s.) margaritifera

Margaritifera (s.s.) marrianae

Margaritifera (s.s.) middendorffi
+ Margaritifera togakushiensis Kondo & Kobayashi, 2005

Microdontia anodontaeformis

Neotrigonia bednalli

Neotrigonia lamarckii

Neotrigonia margaritacea

Triplodon corrugatus

Unio pictorum

Unio sp.

Velesunio ambiguus

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