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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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species Alasmidonta varicosa (Lamarck, 1819): specimens
     4 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Alasmidonta (Decurambis) varicosaGraf & Cummings (2007)
Alasmidonta varicosaKneeland & Rhymer (2007), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Haag (2012), ..., Whelan et al. (2023), Hopper et al. (2023), Wu et al. (2023), Wu et al. (2024)

Range: From Nova Scotia, Canada south to Georgia, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map


type_locality_mp_003 Passaic River

type_locality_mp_002 la rivière de Schuglkill [Schuylkill], pres de Philadelphie [Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania].

Genbank Vouchers


Mp_4287_Turkey_1 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 18S)

Mp_4287_Don_1 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 18S)

Mp_4287_Cacapon_4 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Cat_1 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Chatt_5 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Turkey_5 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Turkey_4 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Turkey_3 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Wilson_2 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Mulberry_1 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Mulberry_2 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Roar_1 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Chatt_6 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Cacapon_2 (ND1, ITS1, 18S)

Mp_4287_Deep_3 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Deep_2 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Maryland_1 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Cacapon_1 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Mulberry_5 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Mulberry_4 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Cacapon_3 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Deep_1 (COI, ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Maryland_2 (ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Chatt_1 (COI, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Cacapon_5 (ND1, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Chatt_3 (COI, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Deep_4 (COI, ND1)

Mp_4287_Chatt_2 (COI, ITS1)

Mp_4287_Mulberry_3 (COI, ND1)

Mp_4287_Chatt_4 (COI, ITS1)

Mp_4287_RR_1 (COI, ND1)

Mp_4287_Deep_5 (COI)

Donnaha_1 (ND1)

M_1 (ND1)

NEFC_B19-499 (mtGenome)

Mp_4287_Wilson_1 (ITS1)

Page updated: 10:06:45 Wed 05 Jun 2024

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