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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 Smith et al. (2019), 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

Smith, C.H., N.A. Johnson, K. Inoue, R.D. Doyle & C.R. Randklev. 2019. Integrative taxonomy reveals a new species of freshwater mussel, Potamilus streckersoni sp. nov. (Bivalvia: Unionidae): implications for conservation and management. Systematics and Biodiversity 17(4): 331-348.

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Attributed Species Names

Potamilus streckersoni Smith et al., 2019
Smith et al., 2019, Systemat. Biodiv. 17(4): 338, fig. 7.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) UF_439497, Brazos River upstream of FM 485 bridge (30.86586°N, -96.69575°W), Milam/Robertson Counties, TX.

Taxonomic Opinions

Actinonaias ligamentina

Actinonaias pectorosa

Amblema plicata

Cyprogenia stegaria

Cyrtonaias tampicoensis

Ellipsaria lineolata

Epioblasma rangiana

Glebula rotundata

Hamiota subangulata

Lampsilis cardium

Lampsilis dolabraeformis

Lampsilis ovata

Lampsilis satura

Lemiox rimosus

Leptodea fragilis

Leptodea leptodon

Leptodea ochracea

Ligumia recta

Medionidus conradicus

Obliquaria reflexa

Obovaria subrotunda

Plectomerus dombeyanus

Popenaias popeii

Potamilus alatus

Potamilus amphichaenus

Potamilus capax

Potamilus inflatus

Potamilus metnecktayi

Potamilus ohiensis

Potamilus purpurata

Potamilus streckersoni sp. nov.

Ptychobranchus fasciolaris

Quadrula quadrula

Reginaia ebenus

Toxolasma lividum

Truncilla cognata

Truncilla donaciformis

Truncilla macrodon

Truncilla truncata

Venustaconcha ellipsiformis

Villosa villosa

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