Page last updated
Wed 05 Jun 2024

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 Bespalaya et al. (2022), 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.

Search the database pages:

Publication information

Bespalaya, Y.V., O.V. Travina, A.A. Tomilova, I.S. Khrebtova, O.V. Aksenova et al. 2022. Species diversity, settlement routes, and ecology of freshwater mollusks of Kolguev Island (Barents Sea, Russia). Inland Water Biology 15(6): 836-849.

Click here for online access.

Taxonomic Opinions

Euglesa casertana (Poli, 1791)

Euglesa globularis (Clessin in Westerlund, 1873)

Euglesa henslowana (Leach in Sheppard, 1825)

Euglesa hibernica

Euglesa lilljeborgii (Clessin in Esmark & Hoyer, 1886)

Euglesa milium (Held, 1836)

Euglesa nitida (Jenyns, 1832)

Euglesa obtusalis (Lamarck, 1818)

Euglesa subtruncata (Malm, 1855)

Sphaerium nitidum (Clessin in Westerlund, 1876)

Sphaerium occidentale

Sphaerium rhomboideum

Page updated: 10:33:04 Wed 05 Jun 2024

NSF icon MUSSEL icon
"Making the world a better place, one mollusk at a time."