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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 Didacna Eichwald, 1838: nominal genera
     10 valid species

Didacna Eichwald, 1838
Eichwald, 1838, Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 11: 166.
Type species: Cardium trigonoides Pallas, 1771 () = Didacna trigonoides

Pontalmyra Sabba Stefanescu, 1896
Sabba Stefanescu, 1896, Mém. Soc. Géol. France 15: ??.

Crassadacna Ebersin, 1962
Ebersin, 1962, unknown publication: ??.

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

DidacnaLamy (1946), Zhadin (1965), Slugina (2006), Huber (2010), Kantor et al. (2010), WoRMS (2011), Vinarski & Kantor (2016), Wesselingh et al. (2019)
Didacna (s.s.)Keen (1969)

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