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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 abrupta (Say, 1831): specimens
     7 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Lampsilis abruptaGraf & Cummings (2007), Tiemann et al. (2007), Williams et al. (2008), Zanatta & Murphy (2008), ..., Klymus et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021), Stodola et al. (2021), Hopper et al. (2023)
Lampsilis abruptusFMCS (2021)

Range: Large rivers of the Interior Basin, including the Ohio and Cumberland Plateau, North America.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map


type_locality_mp_013 Wabash River

Genbank Vouchers


UAUC_3531 (COI) USA, Tennessee, Hardin County, Tennessee River, Diamond Island (35.176471, -88.313651)


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