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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!

The nominal species (available and otherwise) in this synonymy are listed by usage rather than strictly by publication date. The primary sorting order is by the most recent year (since 1969) that the species name was treated as valid, and then nominal species are sorted secondarily by publication year.

The taxonomic history of the valid species (since 1900) is listed at the bottom of the page.

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species Alasmidonta mccordi Athearn, 1964: nominal species
     1 specimen available.

Alasmidonta mccordi Athearn, 1964
Athearn, 1964, Nautilus 77(4): 134, pl. 9, figs. a-b.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) NMC_20094, Coosa River, Ten Island Shoals, just below old Lock 2 Dam, three and two-tenths miles south of Greenport, St. Clair County, Alabama.

Alasmidonta mccordiAthearn (1964), Williams et al. (1993), Bogan (1993), Turgeon et al. (1998), ..., FMCS (2021), Williams et al. (2022), Whelan et al. (2023), Hopper et al. (2023)
Alasmidonta (s.s.) mccordiBurch (1975)
Alasmidonta (Alasmidens) mccordiClarke (1981), Graf & Cummings (2007)
Alasmidonta maccordiTurgeon et al. (1988)

Alasmidonta maccordi Turgeon et al., 1988
Turgeon et al., 1988, Am. Fisher. Soc. Spec. Publ. (16): 28.
(error for Alasmidonta mccordi Athearn, 1964)

Alasmidonta maccordiTurgeon et al. (1988)

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

Alasmidonta mccordiAthearn (1964), Williams et al. (1993), Bogan (1993), Turgeon et al. (1998), ..., FMCS (2021), Williams et al. (2022), Whelan et al. (2023), Hopper et al. (2023)
Alasmidonta (s.s.) mccordiBurch (1975)
Alasmidonta (Alasmidens) mccordiClarke (1981), Graf & Cummings (2007)
Alasmidonta maccordiTurgeon et al. (1988)

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