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Wed 05 Jun 2024

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 | Parreysiinae | Lamellidentini

genus Balwantia Prashad, 1919: nominal genera
     2 valid species

Balwantia Prashad, 1919
Prashad, 1919, Rec. Ind. Mus. 16: 290.
Type species: Anodonta soleniformis Benson, 1836 (orig. desig.) = Balwantia soleniformis

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

SolenaiaSimpson (1900), Preston (1912), Simpson (1914), Preston (1915), Subba Rao (1989), Graf & Cummings (2007), Dey (2007), IUCN (2010), Bogan (2010)
BalwantiaPrashad (1919), Prashad (1932), Thiele (1934), Haas (1969), ..., Pfeiffer et al. (2021), Bolotov et al. (2022), Bolotov et al. (2023), Bolotov et al. (2024)

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