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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 | Pleurobemini | Pleurobema

species Pleurobema cordatum (Rafinesque, 1820): specimens
     7 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Pleurobema cordatumGraf & Cummings (2007), Tiemann et al. (2007), Burdick & White (2007), Campbell et al. (2008), ..., Klymus et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021), Hopper et al. (2023)
Fusconaia flavaBurdick & White (2007)
Pleurobema (Sintoxia) cordatumCampbell & Lydeard (2012), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), Burlakova et al. (2012)
Pleurobema cordatum cordatumITIS (2012)

Range: Widespread in Ohio Basin, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Ohio River


Genbank Vouchers


UAUC_2572 (COI, ND1) Green River, Munfordville, River Road, Hart Co. KY


UAUC_3530 (ITS1)

ANSP_340629 (28S)

UAUC_2926 (COI)

UAUC_2927 (COI)

OSU_1981-0111 (Ff-10) (COI)

Page updated: 10:17:14 Wed 05 Jun 2024

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