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Mon 13 Mar 2023

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!

This page reports the specimens in the MUSSELpdb and provides a map if geocodes are known. The taxonomic history reports the record of different names and combinations that have been applied to this species (and its synonyms) since 2007.

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Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Lampsilini | Lampsilis

species Lampsilis hydiana (Lea, 1838): specimens
     5 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Lampsilis hydianaTiemann et al. (2007), Graf & Cummings (2007), Chapman et al. (2008), Chapman et al. (2008), ..., Porto-Hannes et al. (2021), FMCS (2021), Stodola et al. (2021), Graf & Cummings (2021)
Lampsilis siliquoideaHaag (2012)

Range: Ozark Region and western Gulf Coastal Plain, from Texas east to Mississippi, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Bayou Teche, Louisiana


Red R., Alexandria, Louisiana


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