Page last updated
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.

Search the database pages:

Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Unioninae | Unionini | Unio

species Unio elongatulus Pfeiffer, 1825: specimens
     90 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Unio mancusGraf & Cummings (2007), Graf & Cummings (2011), IUCN (2014), Araujo et al. (2018)
Unio elongatulusDhora (2009), Bogan (2010), Prie et al. (2012), Prié & Puillandre (2014), ..., Graf & Cummings (2021), Lopes-Lima et al. (2021), Lyubas et al. (2022), Bashê (2022)
Unio elongatulus elongatulusFauna Europaea (2012)
Unio elongatulus glaucinusFauna Europaea (2012)
Unio elongatulus pallensFauna Europaea (2012)
Unio mancus requieniiPrie (2012)
Unio cf. elongatulusLopes-Lima et al. (2017)
Unio mancus pallensLopes-Lima et al. (2017)

Range: Mediterranean Europe.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map





Page updated: 09:35:19 Mon 13 Mar 2023

NSF icon MUSSEL icon
"Making the world a better place, one mollusk at a time."