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Page last updated
Sat 02 Mar 2024

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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Bivalvia | Sphaerioida | Sphaeriidae | Sphaeriinae | Sphaerium

species Sphaerium occidentale (Lewis, 1856): specimens
     3 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Sphaerium occidentaleSchultheiß et al. (2008), Bogan (2010), Stunžėnas et al. (2011), ITIS (2012), Clewing et al. (2013), Bespalaya et al. (2017), Saito et al. (2022), Bespalaya et al. (2022)
Sphaerium (Herringtonium) occidentaleFuentealba-Jara et al. (2017), Bespalaya et al. (2023)

Range: Widespread in North America.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map

There are no specimens in the MUSSELpdb for this species.

Genbank Vouchers

USA

RMBH_MSph_285_2 (16S, 28S) USA: Montana, Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone Lake

RMBH_MSph_285_1 (16S, 28S) USA: Montana, Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone Lake

 

UMMZ_266752 (ITS1, 5.8S, 18S)

BIOUG00776-C08 (COI)

UMMZ_266671 (16S)

BIOUG00775-F06 (COI)

UMMZ_300354 (16S)

BIOUG00775-F04 (COI)

BIOUG00775-F05 (COI)

Page updated: 11:43:18 Sat 02 Mar 2024

 
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