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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 Anisimova et al. (2018), 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

Anisimova, A.S., A. Abdrakhmanov, T. Neretina, A.S. Kondrashov & V.V. Bogatov. 2018. The comparative and genetic methods for East European Unionidae taxonomy. bioRxiv 1-22.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta anatinum
+ Anodonta piscinalis Nilsson, 1822
+ Anodonta ponderosa C. Pfeiffer, 1825
+ Anodonta nilssonii Küster, 1842

Anodonta cygnea

Colletopterum subcircularis Clessin, 1873
+ Anodonta letourneuxi Bourguignat, 1870

Margaritifera margaritifera (L., 1758)

Pseudanodonta complanata
+ Anodonta elongata Holandre, 1836

Unio crassus
+ Unio musivus Spengler, 1793
+ Unio nana Lamarck, 1819
+ Unio courtillieri Hattemann, 1859

Unio pictorum
+ Unio limosus Nilsson, 1822
+ Unio protractus Lindholm, 1932

Unio tumidus
+ Unio conus Spengler, 1793
+ Unio longirostris Rossmässler, 1836

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