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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 | Veneroida | Cyrenoidea | Cyrenidae | Geloina

species Geloina erosa (Solander, 1786): specimens
     11 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Polymesoda erosaBogan (2010)
Polymesoda coaxansBogan (2010)
Geloina erosaOBIS (2012), He & Zhuang (2013), Liao et al. (2020)
Geloina coaxansOBIS (2012)

Range: Brackish, from southern Japan to Australia, to Bay of Bengal.

Papua New Guinea


Nvelle. Guinee


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