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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 | Pustulosa

species Pustulosa kieneriana (Lea, 1852): specimens
     4 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Amphinaias asperataGraf & Cummings (2007), Cummings & Graf (2010)
Quadrula asperataZhou et al. (2007), Williams et al. (2008), Bogan (2010), Haag (2012), ITIS (2012), Szumowski et al. (2012)
Quadrula kienerianaWilliams et al. (2008), Bogan (2010), Szumowski et al. (2012)
Amphinaias keinerianaITIS (2013)
Cyclonaias kienerianaWilliams et al. (2017), Lopes-Lima et al. (2019), Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021), Bieler (2021)
Cyclonaias asperataWilliams et al. (2017), Johnson et al. (2018)
Pustulosa kienerianaNeemuchwala et al. (2023)

Range: Coosa River, Alabama and Georgia, USA.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map



Claiborne, Ala.


Coosawattee R., Ga.


Genbank Vouchers

UF_438236 (QaspAla007) (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

UF_438660 (QaspAla001) (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

UF_438236 (QaspAla006) (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

UF_438236 (QaspAla008) (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

UF_438660 (QaspAla002) (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

UF_438211 (QaspAla012) (COI, ND1, ITS1, 5.8S).

UAUC_334 (16S, ND1).

UAUC_2712 (ND1).

UF_438660 (SRA).

UAUC_784 (ND1).

UAUC_333 (ND1).

UAUC_2503 (ND1).

UAUC_792 (ND1).

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