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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 Hnytka 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.

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Publication information

Hnytka, S.M., D.A. Watkinson, E.C. Enders, C. Friesen, C. Murray & C. Church. 2022. The ecology, distribution, and identification of native freshwater mussels (Unionidae) of Manitoba. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences (3435). 63 pp.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Amblema plicata (Say, 1817)

Anodontoides ferussacianus (I. Lea, 1834)

Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820)

Lampsilis cardium Rafinesque, 1820

Lampsilis siliquoidea (Barnes, 1823)

Lasmigona complanata (Barnes, 1823)

Lasmigona compressa (I. Lea, 1829)

Lasmigona costata (Rafinesque, 1820)

Ligumia recta (Lamarck, 1819)

Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817)

Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829)

Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque, 1820)

Strophitus undulatus (Say, 1817)

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