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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!

For each valid genus, the valid species are listed, Recent taxa first.

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Lampsilini

genus Ligumia Swainson, 1840: valid species
     4 nominal genera as synonyms | Cladomics

Ligumia recta (Lamarck, 1819)
10 synonyms | 4 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Interior, Nelson, Great Lakes and eastern Gulf Coastal Plain basins, North America. Introduced to the Atlantic Slope via the Erie Canal. [North America]
Genbank sequences: 16S, 28S, 5.8S, COI, COI M-type, ITS1, ND1.
IUCN Red List: Near Threatened.
Nature Serve: G4G5.
Other web sites: ITIS MolluscaBase 2.

Ligumia barbouri (White, 1895) (Cretaceous)
1 synonym
Range: Cretaceous, North America.

Ligumia bowlingi (MacNeil, 1935) (Tertiary)
1 synonym
Range: Miocene, North America.

Ligumia consueta (Whiteaves, 1885) (Cretaceous)
1 synonym
Range: Cretaceous, North America.

Ligumia couesi (White, 1877) (Cretaceous Tertiary)
2 synonyms
Range: Cretaceous and Paleocene, North America.

Ligumia farri (Stanton, 1903) (Cretaceous)
1 synonym
Range: Cretaceous, North America.
Other web site: MolluscaBase.

Ligumia spinnhirni Modell, 1950 (fossil)
1 synonym

Ligumia tellinoides (Hall, 1845) (Tertiary)
1 synonym
Range: Eocene, North America.

Ligumia whitei (Henderson, 1918) (Tertiary)
2 synonyms
Range: Eocene, North America.

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