Mollusks

Unionoida Bivalves

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Hyriidae Cucumerunio novaehollandiae (Gray, 1834)
CM 61.1535

 
Etheriidae Etheria elliptica (Lamarck, 1807)
CM 61.7905
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1a4 
Mutelidae, cotype of Spatha kamerunensis (Walker, 1910)
now considered to be a subspecies
as Aspatharia rugifera kamerunensis
CM 61.4489

 
Unionidae Lamprotula rochechouarti (Huede, 1875)
CM 61.1495

 

 

 
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Margaritiferidae Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
CM 61.5233 [male top, female bottom]

 
Margaritiferidae Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
CM 61.5233 [male top, female bottom]

 

 

 
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Unionidae Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829)
CM 61.6839

 
Hyriidae Diplodon rhuacoicus (d’Orbigny, 1835)
CM 61.9253

 

 

 
1a9    1a10 
Hyriidae paratype of Diplodon parodizi (Bonetto, 1962)
now considered to be a junior synonym
of Diplodon burroughianus
(Lea, 1834)
CM 52-1

 
Mycetopodidae Mycetopoda siliquosa (Spix, 1827)
CM 61.5834

 

 

 
1a11    1a17 
Hyriidae Castalia baro (von Ihering, 1910)
CM 61.2495

 
Mutelidae Mutela ovata (Swainson, 1823)
CM 61.1543

 

 

 
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1c9 
Unionidae, Ellipsaria lineolata (Rafinesque, 1820)
Ohio River, Cook’s Ferry, Beaver Co., PA, 12 Sep 1908
CM 64635

 
Unionidae, Ligumia recta (Lamarck, 1819)
CM 64634

 

 

 
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1c11 
Unionidae, Actinonaias ligamentina (Lamarck, 1819)
Ohio River, Coraopolis, Allegheny Co., PA
CM 64632

 
Unionidae, Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820)
CM 64631

 

 

 
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1c13 
Unionidae, Megalonaias nervosa (Rafinesque, 1820)
CM 64636

 
Unionidae, Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831)
Ohio River, Marietta, 22 Oct 1909
CM 64637

 

 

 
1c14 
 
1b39 
Unionidae, Pleurobema cordatum (Rafinesque, 1820)
CM 64633

 
Shell necklace from Brazil, Amazon, Kayapó, with shell of freshwater mussel. Hyriidae Castalia ecarinata (Mousson, 1869)
CM Anthropology 32689-265
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1c41 
close-up of mussels in necklace
 
Mycetopodidae, Anodontites (sp.)
Massachusetts
CM Anthropology 32689-259
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1c43 
Necklace from Brazil, Amazon, Kayapó,
with shell of freshwater mussel, Mycetopodidae Anodontites sp. CM Anthropology 32689-260

 
Detail of full-body necklace from Artindia Funai Rikbaktsa tribe, M. grosso, South America, with shells of freshwater mussels, Hyriidae Diplodon sp. (Jay, 1856)
CM Anthropology 000437-9