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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for Lor 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

Lor, Y., T.M. Schreier, D.L. Waller & C.M. Merkes. 2020. Using environmental DNA (eDNA) to detect the endangered Spectaclecase Mussel (Margaritifera monodonta). Freshwater Science 39(4): 837-847.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820)

Margaritifera falcata (Gould, 1850)

Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)

Margaritifera marrianae (R.I. Johnson, 1983)

Margaritifera monodonta (Say, 1829)

Ortmanniana ligamentina (Lamarck, 1819)

Theliderma metanevra (Rafinesque, 1820)

Truncilla truncata (Rafinesque, 1820)

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