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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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Bivalvia | Sphaerioida | Sphaerioidea | Sphaeriidae | Sphaeriinae | Sphaerium

species Sphaerium transversum (Say, 1829): specimens
     8 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Musculium transversumSchultheiß et al. (2008), IUCN (2011), ITIS (2012), Fauna Europaea (2012), Clewing et al. (2013), Ram et al. (2014), Saito et al. (2022), Czaja et al. (2023)
Sphaerium transversumBogan (2010), Príe et al. (2021), Prié et al. (2023)
Sphaerium (Musculium) transversumBespalaya et al. (2023)

Range: North America, east of the Rockies. Introduced to Europe.

Genbank Vouchers


UMMZ_266722 (16S, ITS1, 5.8S, 18S)

USNMIZ1463524 (COI)

I100410-68 (COI)

Page updated: 10:20:06 Wed 05 Jun 2024

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