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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 Gasparini 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

Gasparini, L., S. Crookes, R.S. Prosser & R. Hanner. 2020. Detection of freshwater mussels (Unionidae) using environmental DNA in riverine systems. Environmental DNA 2(3): 321-329.

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Attributed Species Names

Quadrula quadrula Lydeard et al., 2000
‘Conrad’ of Authors.
Lydeard et al., 2000, Geol. Soc. London Spec. Publ. 177: 157. [in part]
Serb et al., 2003, MPE 28: 10. [in part]
Reis et al., 2013, Graellsia 69(1): 22. [in part]
Amaro et al., 2017, Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 179(4): Table S1. [in part]
Gasparini et al., 2020, Environmental DNA 2(3): Table S1. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Obliquaria (Quadrula) quadrula Rafinesque, 1820)

Strophitus undulatus Smith et al., 2018
‘Say’ of Authors.
Smith et al., 2018, MPE 119: 51. [in part]
Gasparini et al., 2020, Environmental DNA 2(3): Table S1.
Whelan et al., 2023, Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 198(2): Table S1. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Anodonta undulata Say, 1817)

Cylonaias tuberculate Gasparini et al., 2020
Gasparini et al., 2020, Environmental DNA 2(3): Table S1.
(error for Obliquaria (Rotundaria) tuberculata Rafinesque, 1820)

Anodontoides ferussacianus Gasparini et al., 2020
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Gasparini et al., 2020, Environmental DNA 2(3): Table S1. [in part]

Taxonomic Opinions

Actinonaias ligamentina

Alasmidonta marginata

Alasmidonta undulata

Amblema plicata

Anodontoides ferussacianus

Cyclonaias tuberculate [sic]

Elliptio complanata

Elliptio crassidens

Elliptio dilatata

Epioblasma torulosa rangiana

Epioblasma triquetra

Fusconaia flava

Lampsilis cardium

Lampsilis fasciola Rafinesque, 1820

Lampsilis radiata

Lampsilis siliquoidea

Lasmigona complanata

Lasmigona compressa

Lasmigona costata

Leptodea fragilis

Ligumia nasuta

Ligumia recta

Obliquaria reflexa

Obovaria olivaria

Obovaria subrotunda

Pleurobema sintoxia

Potamilus alatus

Ptychobranchus fasciolaris

Pyganodon cataracta

Pyganodon grandis

Quadrula pustulosa

Quadrula quadrula

Strophitus undulatus

Toxolasma parvus

Truncilla donaciformis

Truncilla truncata

Utterbackia imbecillis

Villosa fabalis

Villosa iris

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