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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 riddellii (Lea, 1861): specimens
     3 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Pleurobema riddelliiGraf & Cummings (2007), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), ITIS (2012), ..., Pfeiffer et al. (2019), Lopes-Lima et al. (2019), Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021)
Pleurobema (Sintoxia) riddelliiCampbell & Lydeard (2012), Burlakova et al. (2012)
Pleurobema riddelliHaag (2012)
Pleurobema ridelliPfeiffer et al. (2016)

Range: Louisiana and Texas, western Gulf Coastal Plain.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Little Red River, arm of Bayou Pierre, DeSoto Parrish, La.


Bayou Pierre, DeSoto Parrish, La.


Dallas, Texas

Genbank Vouchers

UF_441165 (COI, 16S, 28S, ITS1).

JBFMC8149.01 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

JBFMC8025.02 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

JBFMC8025.04 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

JBFMC8042.03 (COI, ND1, 5.8S).

JBFMC8025.03 (COI, ND1).

JBFMC8025.01 (COI, ND1).

UF_438929_3 (COI).

UF_438934 (COI).

3867_swab_sample Pr2 (COI).

UF_438929_6 (COI).

UF_438929_5 (COI).

3867_swab_sample Pr1 (COI).

UF_438929_4 (COI).

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