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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 Fusconaia escambia Clench & Turner, 1956: specimens
     1 nominal species

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Fusconaia escambiaGraf & Cummings (2007), Burdick & White (2007), Williams et al. (2008), Cummings & Graf (2010), ..., Smith et al. (2020), FMCS (2021), Graf & Cummings (2021), Hopper et al. (2023)

Range: Escambia and Yellow rivers, eastern Gulf Coastal Plain, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Escambia River, 3 mi E of Century, Escambia Co., Florida


Genbank Vouchers


UF_441048 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S) USA, Florida, Escambia County, Escambia River at Molino in the fairground park and boat ramp (30.72339, -87.30584)

UF_441031 (COI, ITS1, 5.8S) USA, Florida, Okaloosa County, Yellow River 0.7 mi. downstream (W) of Little Gin Hole Landing (30.680981, -86.662989)

UAUC_1449 (COI, 16S) Conecuh River,CR 28 1 mi. E Goshen, Pike Co. AL

UAUC_1448 (COI, 16S) Conecuh River, Bscambia Drainage, Alabama


UF_428548_1a (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S)

UF_428548_2 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S)

UF_428548_3 (COI, ITS1, 5.8S)

UF_428548 (COI, ITS1, 5.8S)

UAM3403 (ND1, ITS1)

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