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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 | Fusconaia

species Fusconaia burkei (Walker in Ortmann & Walker, 1922): specimens
     2 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Quincuncina burkeiGraf & Cummings (2007), Cummings & Graf (2010), ITIS (2012)
Quincuncina berkeiBurdick & White (2007)
Fusconaia burkeiAnonymous (2008), Williams et al. (2008), Bogan (2010), Williams et al. (2011), ..., Wu et al. (2018), Smith et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021)

Range: Choctawhatchee Basin, Alabama and Florida.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Sikes Creek, Barbour Co., Ala


Sikes Creek, br. of the Choctahatchee River, Barbour Co., Alabama


Genbank Vouchers

UF_441129_2 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

UF_441129_1 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

UF_441049 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

UF_441129 (COI, ITS1, 5.8S).

UF_4411049 (COI, ITS1, 5.8S).

UAUC_575-577 (COI, 16S) Limestone Creek. Choctawhatchee Drainage. Florida.

UAUC_927-933 (COI, 16S) Pittman Creek, Choctawhatchee Drainage, Florida.

UAUC_575 (ND1) Limestone Ck., Walton Co., Florida.

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