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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 viridaria (Kuiper, 1956): specimens
     1 nominal species

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Pisidium viridariumIUCN (2010), Bogan (2010), Clewing et al. (2013), Bößneck et al. (2016), Groh et al. (2020), Clewing et al. (2020), Kondakov et al. (2020), Saito et al. (2022), Clewing et al. (2022)
Pisidium cf. viridariumClewing et al. (2022)
Euglesa (s.s.) viridariaBespalaya et al. (2023)

Range: Widespread in Africa, except the west. Also Madagascar.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map

There are no specimens in the MUSSELpdb for this species.

Genbank Vouchers


UGSB_16731 (ET06/2) (COI, 16S, H3) Ethiopia, SNNPR (7.36464, 36.22566)

UGSB_16730 (ET06/1) (COI, 16S, H3) Ethiopia, SNNPR (7.36464, 36.22566)


UGSB_10567 (LS01/1) (COI, 16S, 28S, H3) Lesotho, Thaba-Tseka (-29.51302°N, 28.52350°E)


UGSB_25763 (RW03/1) (COI, 16S, 28S, H3) Rwanda, North (-1.65375, 29.86533)


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