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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 Parvaspina steinstansana (R.I. Johnson & Clarke, 1983): specimens
     1 nominal species

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Elliptio steinstansanaGraf & Cummings (2007), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Haag (2012), ITIS (2012)
Parvaspina steinstansanaWilliams et al. (2017), Perkins et al. (2017), Smith et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021), Hopper et al. (2023)

Range: Tar River, North Carolina, southern Atlantic Slope.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Tar River, 1.5 mi N. Tarboro, North Carolina


Genbank Vouchers


NCSM_43401 (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S)

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