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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 Layer 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

Layer, M.R., R.L. Minton, T.J. Morris & D.T. Zanatta. 2022. Utility of shell-valve outlines for distinguishing among four lampsiine mussel species (Bivalvia: Unionidae) in the Great Lakes region. Freshwater Mollusk Biology and Conservation 25(1): 37-53.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Lampsilis cardium (Rafinesque, 1820)

Lampsilis fasciola (Rafinesque, 1820)

Lampsilis siliquoidea (Barnes, 1823)

Ortmanniana ligamentina (Lamarck, 1819)

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