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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!

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 | Pleurobemini | Pleuronaia

species Pleuronaia gibber (Lea, 1838): specimens
     2 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Pleurobema gibberumGraf & Cummings (2007), Burdick & White (2007), Campbell et al. (2008), Cummings & Graf (2010), ITIS (2012)
Pleuronaia gibberumBogan (2010), Haag (2012), Burlakova et al. (2012)
Pleuronaia gibberaCampbell & Lydeard (2012), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), Perkins et al. (2017), Inoue et al. (2018)
Pleuronaia gibberWilliams et al. (2017), Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021), Hopper et al. (2023)

Range: Cumberland River, Tennessee, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Carry [Caney] Fork, Tenn


Genbank Vouchers


UAUC_3319 (COI, ND1, ITS1) Collins River, Barren fork, Hwy 287 Bridge, Trousdale, Warren Co. TN

UAUC_3153 (16S, ND1) Collins River, Barren fork, Hwy 287 Bridge, Trousdale, Warren Co. TN


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