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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 | Cardioida | Cardiidae | Monodacna

species Monodacna colorata (Eichwald, 1829): specimens
     8 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Monodacna colorataHuber (2010), Bogan (2010), WoRMS (2011), Graf (2013), Wesselingh et al. (2019), Kondakov et al. (2020)
Adacna colorataKantor et al. (2010)
Adacna angusticostataKantor et al. (2010)
Adacna jalpugensisKantor et al. (2010)
Adacna (Monodacna) colorataVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Adacna (Monodacna) angusticostataVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Adacna (Monodacna) ialpugensisVinarski & Kantor (2016)
Adacna (Monodacna) luciaeVinarski & Kantor (2016)

Range: In the Black Sea basin, including the Dnieper and Veselovsk reservoirs. Introduced to Lake Balkhash in Kazakhstan.

There are no specimens in the MUSSELpdb for this species.

Page updated: 08:52:48 Thu 01 Jun 2023

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