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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 Kondakov et al. (2020), 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

Kondakov, A.V., E.S. Konopleva, A.J. Adesanya, Y.V. Bespalaya, J.J. Braun et al. 2020. The global freshwater bivalve checklist’s extension: Freshwater occurrences and phylogenetic position of Galatea clams from West Africa (Venerida: Donacidae). Ecologica Montenegrina 35: 144-158.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Cerastoderma edule (Linnaeus, 1758)

Corbicula fluminea (O.F. Müller, 1774)

Cyrenoida floridana (Dall, 1899)

Dreissena bugensis (Andrusov, 1897)

Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771)

Galatea bengoensis Dunker, 1849

Galatea congica Boettger, 1885

Galatea nux (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)

Galatea paradoxa (Born, 1778)
+ Galathea radiata Lamarck, 1804

Galatea schwabi (Clench, 1929)
+ Egeroa paradoxa hermaphrodita Clench, 1929

Galatea tenuicula Philippi, 1848

Iphigenia laevigata (Gmelin, 1791)

Lignopholas fluminalis (Blanford, 1867)

Lithoredo abatanica Shipway, Distel & Rosenberg, 2019

Monodacna colorata (Eichwald, 1829)

Musculium indicum (Deshayes, 1854)

Mytilopsis leucophaeata (Conrad, 1831)

Novaculina gangetica Benson, 1830

Pisidium costulosum Connolly, 1931

Pisidium viridarium Kuiper, 1956

Polymesoda caroliniana (Bosc, 1801)

Profischeria centralis (Germain, 1904)

Profischeria delessertii (Bernardi, 1860)

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