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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 nominal generic synonyms are listed. The taxonomic history (since 1900) at the bottom of the page lists the genera to which all of the currently included species have been classified.

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genus Profischeria Dall, 1903: nominal genera
     5 valid species

Fischeria Bernardi, 1860
Bernardi, 1860, Monogr. Galatea et Fischeria: 45.
(homonym of Robineau Devoidy, 1830 (Diptères); renamed Profischeria Dall, 1903)
Type species: Fischeria delessertii Bernardi, 1860 (monotypy) = Profischeria delessertii

Profischeria Dall, 1903
Dall, 1903, Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 16: 7.
(new name for Fischeria Bernardi, 1860)

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

Egeria (sec. Profischeria)Dall (1903)
IphigeniaPilsbry & Bequaert (1927), Daget (1998), IUCN (2010), Bogan (2010), Graf (2013)
Iphigenia (s.s.)Thiele (1934)
ProfischeriaHuber (2010), WoRMS (2011), Kondakov et al. (2020)

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