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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 Anodontoides Simpson in F.C. Baker, 1898: nominal genera
     2 valid species

Anodontoides F.C. Baker, 1898
Simpson in F.C. Baker, 1898, Bull. Chicago Acad. Sci. 3(1): 72.
(new name for Anodontopsis F.C. Baker, 1898)

Anodontopsis F.C. Baker, 1898
Simpson in F.C. Baker, 1898, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 8(5): 76.
(homonym of McCoy, 1851; renamed Anodontoides F.C. Baker, 1898)
Type species: Anodonta ferussaciana Lea, 1834 (original designation) = Anodontoides ferussacianus

Anadontoides Modell, 1964
‘Simpson’ Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll. 93: 92.
(error for Anodontoides F.C. Baker, 1898)

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

AnodontoidesSimpson (1900), Ortmann (1909), Ortmann (1909), Ortmann (1910), ..., Hnytka et al. (2022), Whelan et al. (2023), Smith et al. (2023), Hopper et al. (2023)
Unio (Anodonta)Call (1900)
Anodontade Gregorio (1914)
Anodonta (Anodontoides)Frierson (1927)

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