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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 Zieritz et al. (2021), 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

Zieritz, A., E. Froufe, I. Bolotov, D,V, Gonçakves, D.C. Aldridge et al. 2021. Mitogenomic phylogeny and fossil-calibrated mutation rates for all F- and M-type mtDNA genes of the largest freshwater mussel family, the Unionidae (Bivalvia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 193(3): 1088-1107.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Aculamprotula coreana

Aculamprotula tientsinensis

Aculamprotula tortuosa

Anemina arcaeformis

Anemina euscaphys

Anodonta anatina

Chamberlainia hainesiana

Cristaria plicata

Cuneopsis pisciculus

Hyriopsis bialata

Lamprotula caveata
+ Lamprotula scripta Wang et al., 2018

Lamprotula leaii

Lampsilis ornata

Lanceolaria grayana

Lanceolaria lanceolata

Lasmigona compressa

Lens contradens

Lepidodesma languilati

Margaritifera dahurica

Margaritifera falcata

Microcondylaea bonellii

Monodontina vondembuschiana

Nodularia douglasiae

Physunio superbus

Pilsbryoconcha exilis

Potamilus alatus

Potamilus leptodon

Potomida littoralis

Pronodularia japanensis

Pseudunio marocanus

Ptychorhynchus pfisteri

Pyganodon grandis

Quadrula quadrula

Rectidens sumatrensis

Schistodesmus sp.

Sinanodonta lucida

Sinanodonta woodiana

Sinohyriopsis cumingii

Sinohyriopsis schlegelii

Solenaia carinata

Solenaia oleivora

Toxolasma parvum

Unio crassus

Unio delphinus

Unio pictorum

Unio tumidus

Utterbackia imbecillis

Utterbackia peninsularis

Venustaconcha ellipsiformis

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