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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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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Gonideinae | Contradentini

genus Yaukthwa Konopleva, Pfeiffer, Vikhrev, Kondakov, Gofarov, Aksenova, Lunn, Chan & Bolotov, 2019: nominal genera
     11 valid species

Yaukthwa Konopleva et al., 2019
Konopleva et al., 2019, Sci. Repts. 9: 7.
Type species: Trapezoideus nesemanni Bolotov et al., 2017 (orig. desig.) = Yaukthwa nesemanni

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

TrapezoideusSimpson (1900), Preston (1912), Simpson (1914), Preston (1915), ..., Bolotov et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2019), Lopes-Lima et al. (2020)
Parreysia (s.s.)Preston (1915)
MargaritanopsisPrashad (1922)
ContradensBolotov et al. (2017)
YaukthwaPfeiffer et al. (2019), Bolotov et al. (2019), Bolotov et al. (2019), Konopleva et al. (2019), ..., Zieritz et al. (2021), Pfeiffer et al. (2021), Bolotov et al. (2022), Konopleva et al. (2023)
IndonaiaBolotov et al. (2019), Graf & Cummings (2021)
BalwantiaBolotov et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021)

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