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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 Arcuatula Lamy, 1919: nominal genera
     8 valid species

Arcuatula Lamy, 1919
Lamy, 1919, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 25: 173.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Modiola Lamarck, 1801)
Type species: Modiola arcuatula Hanley, 1844 (tautonomy) = Arcuatula arcuatula

Lamya Soot-Ryen, 1958
Soot-Ryen, 1958, Ann. Natal Mus. 14(2): 342.
Type species: Modiola capensis Krauss, 1848 () = Arcuatula capensis

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

BrachidontesBrandt (1974), Bogan (2010), Graf (2013)
ArcuatulaHuber (2010)

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