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Mon 06 May 2024

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 | Potamilus

species Potamilus purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819): specimens
     11 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Potamilus purpuratusGraf & Cummings (2007), Tiemann et al. (2007), Williams et al. (2008), Cummings & Graf (2010), ..., Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021), Hopper et al. (2023), Hauck et al. (2023)
Leptodea fragilisWilliams et al. (2008)
Potamilus purpurataSmith et al. (2019)

Range: Western Gulf Coastal Plain and Ozark Plateau, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map


USA

specimen
USNM_86108

Port Gibson, Miss.

specimen
USNM_84845

Colorado R., Texas

specimen
USNM_512377

Frierson’s Mill, Louisiana

specimen
USNM_86115

Alexandria, Louisiana

specimen
USNM_86113

Bayou Teche, Louisiana

 

Genbank Vouchers

USA

UF_438562-6544 (COI, ND1, 28S, ITS1, 5.8S) Frio River, Nueces drainage (28.4868, -98.2387)

UF_441141-002 (COI, ND1, 28S, ITS1, 5.8S) Colorado River, Colorado drainage (31.4831, -99.0306)

UF_439145-9905 (COI, ND1, 28S, ITS1, 5.8S) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Bogue Chitto River near Lock 2 (30.62254, -89.87655)

UF_439145-9906 (COI, ND1, 28S, ITS1, 5.8S) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Bogue Chitto River near Lock 2 (30.62254, -89.87655)

UF_439453-PpurAmi045 (COI, ND1, ITS1, SRA) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.40467, -90.95933)

UF_439510-PpurPas101 (COI, ND1, ITS1) USA, Mississippi, George County, Pascagoula River about 18 miles north of Vancleave, MS (30.798523, -88.70623)

UF_439145-PpurPrl026 (COI, ND1, ITS1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Bogue Chitto River near Lock 2 (30.62254, -89.87655)

UF_439510-PpurPas103 (COI, ND1) USA, Mississippi, George County, Pascagoula River about 18 miles north of Vancleave, MS (30.798523, -88.70623)

UF_439527-PpurMob113 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439453-PpurAmi044 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.40467, -90.95933)

UF_439456-PpurPrl059 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.464601, -89.771283)

UF_439510-PpurPas098 (COI, ND1) USA, Mississippi, George County, Pascagoula River about 18 miles north of Vancleave, MS (30.798523, -88.70623)

UF_439527-PpurMob111 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439527-PpurMob116 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439453-PpurAmi043 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.40467, -90.95933)

UF_439456-PpurPrl053 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.464601, -89.771283)

UF_439527-PpurMob114 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439527-PpurMob108 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439527-PpurMob112 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439527-PpurMob110 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439459-PpurPrl069 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.505994, -89.800447)

UF_439452-PpurAmi038 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.42666, -90.98211)

UF_439459-PpurPrl065 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.505994, -89.800447)

UF_439510-PpurPas099 (COI, ND1) USA, Mississippi, George County, Pascagoula River about 18 miles north of Vancleave, MS (30.798523, -88.70623)

UF_439510-PpurPas102 (COI, ND1) USA, Mississippi, George County, Pascagoula River about 18 miles north of Vancleave, MS (30.798523, -88.70623)

UF_439510-PpurPas097 (COI, ND1) USA, Mississippi, George County, Pascagoula River about 18 miles north of Vancleave, MS (30.798523, -88.70623)

UF_439145-PpurPrl022 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Bogue Chitto River near Lock 2 (30.62254, -89.87655)

UF_439459-PpurPrl066 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.505994, -89.800447)

UF_439527-PpurMob107 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439457-PpurPrl054 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.627042, -89.867122)

UF_439454-PpurAmi049 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.41718, -90.9643)

UF_439459-PpurPrl067 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.505994, -89.800447)

UF_439527-PpurMob118 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439456-PpurPrl060 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.464601, -89.771283)

UF_439457-PpurPrl055 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.627042, -89.867122)

UF_439452-PpurAmi040 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.42666, -90.98211)

UF_439453-PpurAmi047 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.40467, -90.95933)

UF_439457-PpurPrl056 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.627042, -89.867122)

UF_439458-PpurPrl064 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.486114, -89.785241)

UF_439527-PpurMob109 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439454-PpurAmi050 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.41718, -90.9643)

UF_439145-PpurPrl025 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Bogue Chitto River near Lock 2 (30.62254, -89.87655)

UF_439454-PpurAmi051 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.41718, -90.9643)

UF_439456-PpurPrl062 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.464601, -89.771283)

UF_439510-PpurPas100 (COI, ND1) USA, Mississippi, George County, Pascagoula River about 18 miles north of Vancleave, MS (30.798523, -88.70623)

UF_438434-PpurPas001 (COI, ND1) USA, Mississippi, Jackson County, Pascagoula River at mouth of Big Black Creek (30.65106, -88.64469)

UF_439453-PpurAmi046 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.40467, -90.95933)

UF_439459-PpurPrl068 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.505994, -89.800447)

UF_439452-PpurAmi042 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.42666, -90.98211)

UF_439457-PpurPrl057 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.627042, -89.867122)

UF_439456-PpurPrl061 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.464601, -89.771283)

UF_439456-PpurPrl052 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.464601, -89.771283)

UF_439527-PpurMob117 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

UF_439452-PpurAmi039 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.42666, -90.98211)

UF_439456-PpurPrl063 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.464601, -89.771283)

UF_439452-PpurAmi041 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.42666, -90.98211)

UF_439457-PpurPrl058 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, Pearl River (30.627042, -89.867122)

UF_439454-PpurAmi048 (COI, ND1) USA, Louisiana, Livingston Parish, Amite River (30.41718, -90.9643)

UF_439527-PpurMob115 (COI, ND1) USA, Alabama, Shelby County, Living River Preserve, picnic area (33.16938, -87.02185)

 

UA2740-PpurMob085 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

UA2469-PpurMob082 (COI, ND1)

UA3205-PpurMob088 (COI, ND1)

UA3482-PpurMob090 (COI, ND1)

UA2510-PpurMob083 (COI, ND1)

UA3123-PpurMob087 (COI, ND1)

UA62-PpurMob081 (COI, ND1)

UA3417-PpurMob089 (COI, ND1)

UA3100-PpurMob086 (COI, ND1)

UA2562-PpurMob084 (COI, ND1)

NRI8216.1 (COI)

JBFMC_8298_1 (COI)

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