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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 | Lampsilini | Lampsilis

species Lampsilis ornata (Conrad, 1835): specimens
     4 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Lampsilis ornataCyr et al. (2007), Graf & Cummings (2007), Burdick & White (2007), Williams et al. (2008), ..., Hopper et al. (2023), Hauck et al. (2023), Wu et al. (2023), Wu et al. (2024)
Lampsilis excavatusITIS (2012)
L. ornataSheng et al. (2014)
Lampsilis ornateXue et al. (2016), Chong et al. (2016), Wu et al. (2016), Zhou et al. (2017), Wu et al. (2018), Fukata & Iigo (2020)

Range: Eastern Gulf Coastal Plain, USA, from the Pearl to the Escambia.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Othcaloosa, Georgia


Genbank Vouchers


UAUC_17 (COI, 16S, ND1) Cahaba R., Bibb Co., Alabama


UAUC_3192 (mtGenome)

Page updated: 10:13:54 Wed 05 Jun 2024

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