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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 | Ambleminae | Quadrulini | Quadrulina | Quadrula

species Quadrula nobilis (Conrad, 1854): specimens
     2 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Quadrula nobilisTiemann et al. (2007), Williams et al. (2008), Bogan (2010), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), Szumowski et al. (2012), Williams et al. (2017), Marshall et al. (2018), Neemuchwala et al. (2023)
Quadrula quadrulaHaag (2012)
Tritogonia nobilisLopes-Lima et al. (2019), Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021), Hopper et al. (2023)

Range: Mobile Basin west to Texas, Gulf Coastal Plain, and in the Interior Basin north to Kentucky, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map





Genbank Vouchers


UAUC_145 (16S, ND1) Ohio R., Henderson Co., Kentucky

UAUC_403 (ND1) Pascagoula R., Jackson Co., Mississippi

UAUC_2631 (ND1) Neches R., Tyler Co., Texas


BSGLC_1856 (SRA)

Page updated: 07:14:14 Thu 04 Apr 2024

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