MUSSELp
 
MUSSELpdb
 
 
Taxonomy
 
 
Geography
 
 
 

Page last updated
Wed 03 Aug 2022

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.

Search the database pages:

Bivalvia | Mytiloida | Mytilidae

genus Limnoperna Rochebrune, 1881: nominal genera
     9 valid species

Limnoperna Rochebrune, 1881
Rochebrune, 1881, Bull. Soc. Philom. Paris 6: 102.
Type species: Dreissena siamensis Morelet, 1866 () = Limnoperna fortunei

Xenostrobus Wilson, 1967
Wilson, 1967, unknown publication: ??.
Type species: Modiolus inconstans Dunker, 1857 () = Limnoperna inconstans

Vignadula Kuroda & Habe, 1971
Kuroda & Habe, 1971, unknown publication: ??.
Type species: Mytilus atratus Lischke, 1871 () = Limnoperna atrata

Limnoperma Kil, 1976
Kil, 1976, Korean J. Limnol. 9(3-4): 29, Table 1.
(error for Limnoperna Rochebrune, 1881)
Type species: Dreissena siamensis Morelet, 1866 () = Limnoperna fortunei

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

LimnopernaBrandt (1974), Dang et al. (1980), Ricciardi (1998), Kimura et al. (1999), ..., Bogan & Do (2014), Sousa et al. (2014), Pereira et al. (2014), Ng et al. (2020)
Limnoperma [sic]Kil (1976)
XenostrobusRicciardi (1998), Kimura et al. (1999)

Page updated: 09:39:05 Wed 03 Aug 2022

 
NSF icon MUSSEL icon
"Making the world a better place, one mollusk at a time."