Page last updated Wed 05 Feb 2020


Use the links to navigate the hierarchy of invertebrate classification.

  Class Bivalvia

Subclass Pteriomorphia

    Order Mytiloida -- North America.
    Order Arcoida
    Order Limoida
    Order Ostreoida
    Order Pectinoida
    Order Pterioida

Taxon Information

The Subclass Pteriomorphia has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Pteriomorpha [sic], (Bogan, 2008).


  • Bogan, A.E. 2008. Global diversity of freshwater mussels (Mollusca, Bivalvia) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 139-147. [Available online]

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