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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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Unionoidea | Unionidae | Unioninae | Anodontini | Cristariina | Beringiana

species Beringiana beringiana (Middendorff, 1851): specimens
     32 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Anodonta beringianaGraf (2007), Graf & Cummings (2007), Chong et al. (2008), Cummings & Graf (2010), ..., Froufe et al. (2017), Inoue et al. (2018), Zieritz et al. (2018), Tomilova et al. (2019)
Anodonta woodiana japonicaGraf (2007)
Beringiana georginensisGraf (2007)
Beringiana beringianaSayenko et al. (2009), Kantor et al. (2010), Vinarski & Kantor (2016), Sayenko et al. (2017), ..., Hopper et al. (2023), Konopleva et al. (2023), Chen et al. (2023), Wu et al. (2023)
Beringiana youkonensisSayenko et al. (2009)
Kunashiria taranetziSayenko et al. (2009)
Kunashiria haconensisSayenko et al. (2009), Kantor et al. (2010)
Kunashiria coptzeviSayenko et al. (2009), Kantor et al. (2010)
Kunashiria ziminiSayenko et al. (2009), Kantor et al. (2010)
Kunashiria zarjaensisSayenko et al. (2009), Kantor et al. (2010)
Kunashiria compressaSayenko et al. (2009), Kantor et al. (2010)
Kunashiria iturupicaSayenko et al. (2009), Kantor et al. (2010)
Kunashiria sinanodontoidesSayenko et al. (2009), Kantor et al. (2010)
Beringiana kamchaticaSayenko et al. (2009), Kantor et al. (2010), Vinarski & Kantor (2016)
Beringiana youconensisKantor et al. (2010), Vinarski & Kantor (2016)
Kunashiria taranetsiKantor et al. (2010)
Beringiana compressaKantor et al. (2010), Vinarski & Kantor (2016)
Amuranodonta sitaensisKantor et al. (2010)
Amuranodonta parvaKantor et al. (2010)
Beringiana chereshneviKantor et al. (2010), Vinarski & Kantor (2016)
Beringiana derzhaviniKantor et al. (2010), Vinarski & Kantor (2016)
Sinanodonta woodianaHe & Zhuang (2013)
Anemina arcaeformisHe & Zhuang (2013)
Beringiana taranetziVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Beringiana haconensisVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Beringiana coptzeviVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Beringiana ziminiVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Beringiana zarjaensisVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Anemina (Buldowskia) sitaensisVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Anemina (Buldowskia) parvaVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Beringiana iturupicaVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Beringiana sinanodontoidesVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Sinanodonta beringianaWilliams et al. (2017), FMCS (2021)
Sinanodonta japonicaSano et al. (2017)
Buldowskia beringiana beringianaBogatov (2022)
Buldowskia beringiana youkonensisBogatov (2022)
Kunashiria japonica taranetziBogatov (2022)
Kunashiria japonica haconensisBogatov (2022)
Kunashiria japonica japonicaBogatov (2022)
Kunashiria japonica f. compressaBogatov (2022)
Buldowskia beringiana f. compressaBogatov (2022)
Buldowskia beringiana kamchaticaBogatov (2022)

Range: Widely distributed from Japan and Primorye, Russia to the Pacific Coastal Region of North America, possibly as far south a California, including the Kuril and Aleutian islands.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Upper Yukon R., Alaska


Genbank Vouchers


RMBH_biv_283_11 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_273_2 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_284_2 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_274_3 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_169 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_284_3 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_273_8 (COI, 16S, 28S)

Mp_4138_fk35f (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_302_11 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_283_1 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_272_6 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_272_9 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_186_2 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_186_4 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_302_1 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_286_4 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_284_7 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_283_12 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_286_1 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_302_10 (COI, 16S, 28S)

RMBH_biv_274_6 (COI, 16S, 28S)

Mp_4311_tagaikita2 (COI)

RMBH_biv_286_2 (COI)

Mp_4311_seu553 (COI)

BIV1526 (COI)

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