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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 | Euglesa

species Euglesa compressa (Prime, 1852): specimens
     18 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Pisidium compressumSchultheiß et al. (2008), Bogan (2010), ITIS (2012), Clewing et al. (2013), Ram et al. (2014), Saito et al. (2022)
Euglesa (Cyclocalyx) compressaMouthon & Forcellini (2017)
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) compressumBespalaya et al. (2017), Fuentealba-Jara et al. (2017)
Euglesa compressumVinarski et al. (2020)
Euglesa compressaPríe et al. (2021), Prié et al. (2023), Czaja et al. (2023)
Euglesa (Casertiana) compressaBespalaya et al. (2023)

Range: Widespread in North America. Introduced to Europe.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map

There are no specimens in the MUSSELpdb for this species.

Genbank Vouchers


RMBH_MSph_282_2 (16S, 28S) USA: Montana, Yellowstone National Park, Madison River

RMBH_MSph_286_3 (16S, 28S) USA: Montana, Yellowstone National Park, Madison River


UMMZ_266714 (16S, ITS1, 5.8S, 18S)

7_SAHE_2016_pc (16S)

7_DOSA_2016_pc (16S)

5_SATIL_2016_pc (16S)

7_SATIL_2016_pc (16S)

8_SATIL_2016_pc (16S)

1_DOSA_2016_pc (16S)

5_SALY_2016_pc (16S)

3_SATIL_2016_pc (16S)

1_SAHE_2016_pc (16S)

bk36ar (16S)

2_SATIL_2016_pc (16S)

1_SALY_2016_pc (16S)

4_DOSA_2016_pc (16S)

6_SAHE_2016_pc (16S)

5_DOSA_2016_pc (16S)

6_SALY_2016_pc (16S)

dd21Ar (16S)

2_SALY_2016_pc (16S)

6_DOSA_2016_pc (16S)

5_SAHE_2016_pc (16S)

3_DOSA_2016_pc (16S)

3_SALY_2016_pc (16S)

dd22Ar (16S)

4_SALY_2016_pc (16S)

4_SAHE_2016_pc (16S)

3_SAHE_2016_pc (16S)

8_SAHE_2016_pc (16S)

D100410-151 (COI)

BGG7 (16S)

2_DOSA_2016_pc (16S)

1_SATIL_2016_pc (16S)

rgwu1Ar (16S)

UMMZ_266664 (16S)

8_DOSA_2016_pc (16S)

4_SATIL_2016_pc (16S)

6_SATIL_2016_pc (16S)

Page updated: 10:34:44 Mon 15 Jul 2024

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