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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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species Villosa villosa (B.H. Wright, 1898): specimens
     1 nominal species

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Villosa villosaGraf & Cummings (2007), Williams et al. (2008), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), ..., Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021), Patterson et al. (2021), Hopper et al. (2023)

Range: Eastern Gulf Coastal Plain, from the Choctawhatchee to the Suwanee, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Suwanee Riv., Luraville, Fla.


Genbank Vouchers


UF_441040-067 (COI, ND1, 28S, ITS1, 5.8S) Suwannee River, Suwannee drainage (29.9543, -82.93)

UF_438638-070 (COI, ND1, 28S, ITS1, 5.8S) Little River, Suwannee drainage (30.8529, -83.3467)

UAUC_652 (COI, 16S, ND1) USA, Florida, Dixie County, Suwannee River, original Suwannee R. Campground, Canals across from Flanning Springs on State Rd. 26 (29.28806, -83.16611)


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