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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 Zieritz 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

Zieritz, A., M. Lopes-Lima, A.E. Bogan, R. Sousa, S. Walton et al. 2016. Factors driving changes in freshwater mussel (Bivalvia, Unionida) diversity and distribution in Peninsular Malaysia. Science of the Total Environment 571: 1069-1078.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Contradens contradens Lea, 1838

Ensidens ingallsianus Lea, 1852

Hyriopsis bialata Simpson, 1900

Hyriopsis desowitzi

Hyriopsis myersiana

Hyriopsis sp. 1

Hyriopsis sp. 2

Physunio superbus (Lea, 1843)

Pilsbryoconcha compressa (Martens, 1860)

Pilsbryoconcha exilis (Lea, 1838)

Pseudodon cambodjensis (Petit de la Saussaye, 1865)

Pseudodon chaperi (Morgan, 1885)

Pseudodon cumingii (Lea, 1850)

Pseudodon vondembuschianus (Lea, 1840)

Rectidens sumatrensis Dunker, 1852

Sinanodonta woodiana (Lea, 1834)

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