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  Genus Mytilopsis

Species M. leucophaeata

Taxon Information

The Species M. leucophaeata 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

  • Mytilopsis leucophaeata, "brackish and freshwater, Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic U.S.A.; introduced to Europe" (Graf, 2013).


  • Graf, D.L. 2013. Patterns of freshwater bivalve global diversity and the state of phylogenetic studies on the Unionoida, Sphaeriidae, and Cyrenidae. American Malacological Bulletin 31: 135-153.

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