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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 Hauck et al. (2023), 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

Hauck, L.L., C.L. Atkinson, J.A. Homyack, B.E. Penaluna, C. Mangum et al. 2023. Molecular identity crisis: environmental DNA metabarcoding meets traditional taxonomy— assessing biodiversity and freshwater mussel population (Unionidae) in Alabama. PeerJ 11. e15127 (pp. 1-28).

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Attributed Species Names

Truncilla dociformes Hauck et al., 2023
Hauck et al., 2023, PeerJ 11: fig. 7.
(error for Unio donaciformis Lea, 1828)

Taxonomic Opinions

Amblema plicata

Cyclonaias asperata

Cyclonaias kieneriana

Cyclonaias succissa

Cyclonaias tuberculata

Ellipsaria lineolata

Elliptio arca

Elliptio arctata

Elliptio crassidens

Elliptio dariensis

Elliptio icterina

Elliptio waccamawensis

Fusconaia cerina

Fusconaia cor

Fusconaia flava

Fusconaia masoni

Hamiota australis

Hamiota perovalis

Lampsilis hydiana

Lampsilis ornata

Lampsilis reeveiana

Lampsilis satura

Lampsilis straminea

Lampsilis teres

Leptodea fragilis

Ligumia recta

Medionidus acutissimus

Megalonaias nervosa

Obliquaria reflexa

Obovaria jacksoniana

Obovaria olivaria

Obovaria subrotunda

Obovaria unicolor

Pleurobema beadleianum

Pleurobema chattanoogaensis

Pleurobema clava

Pleurobema decisum

Pleurobema georgianum

Pleurobema hanleyianum

Pleurobema oviforme

Pleurobema perovatum

Pleurobema pyriforme

Pleurobema taitianum

Potamilus inflatus

Potamilus purpuratus

Quadrula apiculata

Quadrula quadrula

Quadrula rumphiana

Reginaia ebena

Strophitus subvexus

Toxolasma parvum

Tritogonia verrucosa

Truncilla dociformes [sic]

Venustaconcha ellipsiformis

Villosa lienosa

Villosa vanuxemensis

Villosa vibex

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