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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 Klishko et al. (2017), 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

Klishko, O., M. Lopes-Lima, E. Froufe, A.E. Bogan, L. Vasiliev & L. Yanovich. 2017. Taxonomic reassessment of the freshwater mussel genus Unio (Bivalvia: Unionidae) in Russia and Ukraine based on morphological and molecular data. Zootaxa 4286(1): 93-112.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Nodularia douglasiae

Nodularia douglasiae sinuolatus

Unio crassus cf. courtillieri Hattemann, 1859
+ Unio musivus Spengler, 1793

Unio crassus crassus Philipsson, 1788
+ Unio musivus Spengler, 1793
+ Unio nana Lamarck, 1819
+ Unio fusculus Rossmässler, 1836
+ Unio ater var. irgizlaicus Lindholm, 1904

Unio pictorum Linnaeus, 1758
+ Unio rostrata Lamarck, 1819
+ Unio limosus Nilsson, 1822
+ Unio longirostris Rossmässler, 1836
+ Unio protractus Lindholm, 1932

Unio tumidus (Philipsson, 1788)
+ Unio conus Spengler, 1793
+ Mya ovalis Montagu, 1803
+ Unio muelleri Rossmässler, 1838

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