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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 Mulleria Férussac, 1824: nominal genera
     1 valid species

Mulleria Férussac, 1824
Férussac, 1824, Mém. Soc. Hist. Nat. 1: 368.
Deshayes, 1827, Diction. Class. Hist. Nat. 11: 297.
Type species: Mulleria rivoli Deshayes, 1827 (subsequent designation) = Mulleria rivoli

Muelleria Menke, 1828
‘Férussac’ of Authors.
Menke, 1828, Syn. Method. Moll.: 58 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Menke, 1830, Syn. Method. Moll.: 98 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Herrmannsen, 1847, Ind. Gener. Malacol. 2: 61 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Philippi, 1853, Handb. Conch. Mal.: 533.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2(31-32): 511 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Zittel, 1881, Handb. Palaeo. 1: 58 [as ‘Mülleria’].
(error for Mulleria Férussac, 1824)

Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851
d’Orbigny, 1851, Rev. Mag. Zool. 3: 184 [as ‘Acostæa’].
Type species: Acostaea guaduasana d’Orbigny, 1851 (monotypy) = Mulleria rivoli

Acostea Gray, 1854
Gray, 1854, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 14: 26.
Zieritz et al., 2015, J. Zool. Syst. Evol. Res. 53(1): 82.
(error for Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851)

Eumulleria R. Anthony, 1907
R. Anthony, 1907, Ann. Soc. Roy. Zool. Malac. Belgique 41: 407.
Type species: Mulleria rivoli Deshayes, 1827 (original designation) = Mulleria rivoli

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

AcostaeaThiele (1934), Pain & Woodward (1961), Graf (2000), Bogan & Hoeh (2000), ..., IUCN (2016), Mansur et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021), Breure et al. (2022)
Acostaea (s.s.)Haas (1969), Haas (1969)
MulleriaStarobogatov (1970)
Monocondylea [sic]Zieritz et al. (2015)

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