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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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Unionoida | Hyrioidea | Hyriidae | Hyriinae | Castaliini | Castalia

species Castalia orbignyi (Deville & Hupé, 1850): specimens
     4 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Castalia orbignyiPereira et al. (2014), Mansur et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021)

Range: Poorly defined distribution in the “Upper Amazon,” Peru and Brazil.



du Haut [Upper] Amazone.


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