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  Tribe Amblemini

Genus Popenaias

    Species P. popeii -- North America.
    Species P. metallica
    Species P. tehuantepecensis

Taxon Information

The Genus Popenaias 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

  • Popenaias, [North America] (Cummings & Graf, 2010).
  • Popenaias, known only from Rio Grande River system, NM, TX, 1 species (Smith, 2001).


  • Cummings, K.S. & D.L. Graf. 2010. Mollusca: Bivalvia. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 309-384.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Mollusca (Gastropods, pelecypods). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 327-400.

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